Ranveer Singh's 83 declared tax-free in Delhi, director Kabir Khan overwhelmed

Reviews of Ranveer Singh's much-anticipated film 83 are out and critics are bowled over by the perfection director Kabir Khan has brought. The sports biopic based on the Indian national cricket team's win at the 1983 World Cup against the mighty West Indies will be releasing in theatres globally on December 24. Ahead of 83's theatrical debut, the cast and crew of the film got a major surprise.

Arvind Kejriwal, the Chief Minister of Delhi, announced on Tuesday that 83 will be tax-free in the Capital. News agency ANI shared the Delhi Government's decision and tweeted, "Bollywood film '83', based on the Kapil Dev-led Indian Cricket team's 1983 World Cup victory, has been declared tax-free in Delhi, says State Govt."

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Kabir, the director of 83, thanked Mr Kejriwal and other members of the Delhi government for declaring the film tax-free in the national Capital. "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," he wrote. 


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83 is produced by Reliance Entertainment, Phantom Films, Vibri Entertainment, KA Productions, Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment and Kabir Khan Films. It stars Deepika Padukone, Pankaj Tripathi, Boman Irani, Tahir Raj Bhasin, Jiiva, Saqib Saleem, Jatin Sarna, Chirag Patil, Dinker Sharma, Nishant Dahiya, Harrdy Sandhu, Sahil Khattar, Ammy Virk, Addinath Kothare, Dhairya Karwa and R. Badree in important roles. 

(Source: ANI/Instagram)