Actress Kangana Ranaut has been very busy with the promotion of her movie Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi, and has been travelling to various locations for the same. After launching the song Bharat from the film in Delhi, she headed to Himachal Pradesh where she met with her family. She was pictured at Kuldevi Maa Mahisasurmardani temple where she sought blessings ahead of the release of her movie.
The picture, which was shared by her team on social media, showed Kangana dressed in traditional attire as she stood with folded hands at the temple. The photo was captioned as, “Kangana Ranaut in Himanchal at Kuldevi Maa Mahisasurmardini temple consecration.”
The film, which is based on the life of Rani Laxmibai of Jhansi, will showcase Rani Laxmibai’s life and her war against the British East India Company during the Indian Rebellion of 1857. Manikarnika has been directed by Krish and Kangana Ranaut and produced by Zee Studios in association with Kamal Jain and Nishant Pitti.
Set to release on January 25, 2019, a special screening was organised by ZEE Entertainment Enterprises for President Ram Nath Kovind at the Rashtrapati Bhavan.
“We are extremely honoured, glad and proud that the President will be watching this film before its theatrical release. I congratulate team ZEE Studios for getting this opportunity and I wish them all the success,” Punit Goenka, Managing Director and CEO of ZEE Entertainment Enterprises, said in a statement.
The film also stars Ankita Lokhande, Atul Kulkarni, Vaibhav Tatwawaadi, Danny Denzongappa, Suresh Oberoi and Jisshu Sengupta in key roles.