Akshay and Twinkle meet the real ‘PadMan’ Arunachalam Muruganantham in Mumbai

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Akshay Kumar’s courtroom drama, “Jolly LLB 2”, has reached the theatres today and receiving good response from audience and critics.

After  “Jolly LLB 2” Akshay Kumar and wife Twinkle Khanna would be coming together for a movie titled “PadMan”. Twinkle will be producing the film and it is based on a real-life story of a social entrepreneur who invented the low-cost sanitary pad making machine.

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The film is based on the life of Arunachalam Muruganantham, who is the inventor of a low-cost sanitary pad making machine and has helped spread awareness about traditional unhygienic practices around menstruation in rural India.

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Muruganantham is also mentioned in the Twinkle’s second book, ‘The Legend of Laxmi Prasad’. The Bollywood power couple recently met up with Arunachalam to chat about the film and women’s issues.

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Arunachalam shared some pictures from the meeting, and another picture with Akshay and Twinkle. He captioned the pictures, “Two Men discussing about women personal Hygiene importance… Arunachalam Muruganantham met the simple & humble hero Akshay Kumar & Twinkle Khanna at Juhu, Mumbai residence”

Helmed by R Balki, Twinkle Khanna will produce it under her banner Mrs Funnybones. The film also stars Sonam Kapoor and Radhika Apte and is slated to go on floors soon.