KriArj Entertainment has announced the release date of their another production. Batti Gul Meter Chalu which stars Shahid Kapoor in the lead role, will release on 31 August 2018.
There were rumours going around that it will clash with Aamir Khan's Thugs of Hindustan on Diwali 2018. The production house has earlier announced two films on Eid and Christmas next year. Both these films will clash with Salman Khan and Shahrukh Khan starrers respectively. However, it will be interesting to see if the producers announce any other film on Diwali.
The film is directed by Shree Narayan Singh who last helmed Toilet Ek Prem Katha. While Shree is busy doing location recce, he said, “I am thrilled to begin work on Batti Gul in Uttarakhand. There is a different vibe here which keeps bringing me back to this beautiful state. Showing a new side to it will be a big challenge.”
It is reportedly a drama about human values with a strong social message.