special screening of Kangana Ranaut-starrer Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi will be organised for President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in New Delhi.
“We are extremely honoured, glad and proud that the President will be watching this film before its theatrical release. I congratulate team ZEE Studios for getting this opportunity and I wish them all the success,” Punit Goenka, Managing Director and CEO of ZEE Entertainment Enterprises, said in a statement.
On Thursday, a film critic has announced this news on Twitter.
Led by the company’s movies business — ZEE Studios, the screening will be held at Rashtrapati Bhavan Cultural Centre. It will be attended by the movie’s cast as well.
Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi captures the life story of Rani Laxmibai. Kangana will be bringing her life alive on the big screen.
Kangana Ranaut said Rani Laxmibai is a national hero.
“Our entire team is really looking forward to present Manikarnika… — a story about Rani Laxmibai’s strength and bravery for an Independent India, to the most important entity of the Republic of India — our President,” said the actress.
To this, Shariq Patel, CEO at Zee Studios, added, “It is an honour and a matter of pride for us that the President will be watching our work, before its theatrical release. We are extremely excited to present this labour of love to him.”