Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar met Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath in Mumbai. He discussed the upcoming film city in the northern state. Kumar even urged Adityanath to watch his latest film "Ram Setu". 

Akshay Kumar said the Hindi film industry was keenly awaiting the (opening of) film city which the UP govt is developing. The UP CM stated that this film city will be at par with global standards, adding that a new film policy is also being formulated.


Akshay Kumar meets Adityanath in Mumbai, says Bollywood awaiting opening of UP film city


Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar met Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath in Mumbai and discussed the upcoming film city in the northern state.


The chief minister noted that films play an important role in creating social awareness and promoting social and national causes, it said.

Filmmakers should give importance to the issues of social and national consciousness while selecting subjects, Adityanath added. His government will soon unveil a new film policy with single window clearance system, Adityanath said. The film city of Uttar Pradesh will be of global standards, he said.

Akshay also discussed with the UP CM about the research and preparations that went into the finalising of the script of 'Ramsetu', as he reiterated that Adityanath should watch his film only once.