On Tuesday some of the Bollywood filmmakers and producers that includes Aamir Khan, Rajkumar Hirani, Siddharth Roy Kapur, Anand L. Rai, Ritesh Sidhwani, Maulik Bhagat and Mahaveer Jain met the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi in Delhi. They set up the meeting to discuss several issues plaguing the Indian film industry. They had a discussion on various issues in order to seek solutions for the same.
Hon Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi meets film industry delegation: Aamir Khan, Rajkumar Hirani, Aanand L Rai, Ritesh Sidhwani, Siddharth Roy Kapur, Maulik Bhagat and Mahaveer Jain… How entertainment industry can contribute more in nation building was discussed. pic.twitter.com/VKbWvhqnso
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The team from the Bollywood industry discussed how the entertainment industry can contribute more to nation building. According to a source, “Bollywood is one of the highest grossing industries of our nation and is also very influential globally. In order to discuss the status of the industry and the day to day issues faced by the people involved in the field, the producers, as well as Aamir Khan, took to the Prime Minister to discuss the same. It was a collaborative effort of all the people involved to come forward and seek solutions from the Prime Minister directly and address these issues.”
When the meeting got over a source further informed, “It turned out to be a very productive and lucrative meeting, Modi Ji himself revealed the fact how in each of his global meetings with delegates from all over the world, Indian cinema is always been discussed and appreciated in- depth. He agreed to the fact that Bollywood movies have gained recognition and prominence intentionally. Modi Ji was very receptive throughout and has asserted them, that he will be working towards setting up a special team, appointing someone to look into the specifics of the industry and address them timely.”
The Prime Minister has assured that he will look into the concerns and find solutions for the same. We all hope that this discussion will lead to a productive collaboration which will make a way for the industry to contribute economically and socially.
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