Kangana Ranaut had a busy end till 2020 as she completed shooting for Thalaivi. The actress is now in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh as she has started shooting for Dhakad. However, according to reports, the shooting coincided with protests by a political youth group that demanded that the actress go back. Despite this, Kangana is focused on completing the shoot schedule as she will be filming her action sequences.
Talking about her experience of shooting in MP and meeting Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chauhan, Kangana told ANI, ‘This is the third film I am shooting in Madhya Pradesh. Earlier, I have shot Panga and Manikarnika in MP. I am fortunate to come back to Madhya Pradesh often. I also met Mama ji (MP CM) and he encouraged us. I felt like meeting a member of my family. He encouraged and guided us to empower women. ‘
Team #Dhaakad Meeting and best wishes with Honorable Chief Minister @ChouhanShivraj Yes, today we came to know why she is fondly called Mama ji, the most gentle, kind and encouraging effect. We are humbled by your grace. pic.twitter.com/OrZBV794xi
– Kangana Ranaut (@KanganaTeam) 9 January 2021
Kangana, who fights against child trafficking and female exploitation in the film, also added that the CM of the state can declare Dhakad tax-free.
She also complained that we are not portraying the ability of Indian women in films. We took notes. They have implemented many schemes for girls. He assured us that his team will look into it and that it can declare it tax-free in the state. He said that he has assured full cooperation and we are grateful to him. The actress also tweeted about meeting CM Shivraj Singh Chauhan.