In the state also, the Himachal Pradesh government has decided to make the film ‘The Kashmir Files’ tax free, which shows the plight of Kashmiri Pandits. The state government took this decision in the cabinet chaired by Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur. Now the tickets of cinema halls will not attract the GST imposed by the state, due to which people will now be able to watch this movie at lower rates. In this film by director Vivek Agnihotri, the atrocities, violence and migration of Kashmiri Pandits from their land in the 90s pain is shown. During that time, Kashmiri Pandits and Hindus had to run away after saving their lives overnight.A large number of Kashmiri Pandits were displaced in their own country and are yet to return to their homes. Sister daughters of Kashmiri Pandits were also treated badly. The film, which narrates the pain of Kashmiri Pandits living in different parts of the country, is being liked a lot by the audience. The eyes of every person watching it are getting moist knowing about the atrocities that happened during that period. Till now many states including Haryana, Uttarakhand, Madhya Pradesh, Karnataka, Gujarat and Tripura have declared this film tax free. It has also been announced to give leave to police personnel in Madhya Pradesh to watch the film. At the same time, in Uttar Pradesh also Yogi Adityanath has decided to make the film tax free.
The film ‘The Kashmir Files’ became tax free in Himachal too
By Yogesh BhardwajUpdated:2 Mins Read