Assam joins Maharashtra and UP to give tax exemption to 'Mary Kom'Sep 3, 2014 NR
Guwahati: "As the movie revolves around boxer Mary Kom, the pride of the north-east and the country as a whole, we have decided to exempt it from entertainment tax", Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi said.
Assam is the third state to declare the film tax-free, after Maharashtra and Uttar Pradesh.
A biopic of the five-time World boxing champion and the Olympic bronze medal winner M. C. Mary Kom, the film "Mary Kom" is scheduled for release on Sep 5th. The highly acclaimed Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra plays the lead character in the Hindi movie. Click the Movie button below for more info: