The upcoming sports film, 83, has been declared tax-free in Delhi, filmmaker Kabir Khan said in a new Instagram post. Kabir has directed the film that features Ranveer Singh in the lead role.
Kabir shared a poster of his film and wrote on Instagram, “Thank you, Shri. @arvindkejriwal ji and Shri. msisodia.aap ji, for declaring the film 83 tax-free in Delhi! Your gesture will able us to propagate the tale of India’s greatest victory to a wider audience. @therealkapildev #ThisIs83.”
Ranveer will essay the role of former Indian cricket team captain Kapil Dev who led India to victory at the 1983 cricket World Cup. Ranveer’s wife and actor Deepika Padukone will be seen playing Romi, Kapil Dev’s wife. The film is set to release on Friday, December 24.
Talking about his role, Ranveer had said in a press statement, “He (Kapil Dev) has a very unique bowling action and his bio-mechanics are…