Padman Trailer is Out, Shows a Real Indian Superhero Who Cares Women
After creating an immense hype around the film which is built on the theme of Sanitary Napkin, The film revolves around the problems faces by women in a rural area due to lack of knowledge and unavailability of Sanitary Napkin. The Padman movie is being directed by Twinkle Khanna Mrs Funnybones Productions, wife of Akshay Kumar.
Akshay Kumar is playing a main role in the movie, who tries to make a new lost machine to build Sanitary Napkin. The film, which also stars Sonam Kapoor and Radhika Apte in lead roles, promises to be the story of a social awakening, told through the lens of humour.
The trailer begins with a narration from Amitabh Bachchan who calls PadMan India’s answer to the superheroes of the US. Akshay has the idea to make sanitary napkins for women and is even shown trying some on in a pink underwear himself. He pitches the idea to his sisters and seen offering Sanitary Napkin as a gift. However, they feel ashamed to even discuss the sanitary health with their brother and husband respectively.
Embarrassed by His Gesture, Radhika Apte Leaves Akshay Kumar
Embarrassed by his noble pursuits, his wife leaves him and the people of his village shun him. His wife says, “Hum auraton ke liye bimaari se marna sharm ke saath jeene se behtar hai.” That is until hope walks back into his life in the form of a social worker who helps him realize his dreams.
Soon, the village embarrassment’s venture takes off, women buy his pads and IITians study him and his work.
Radhika plays Akshay’s wife and the inspiration behind all that he accomplished for women’s menstrual health. Sonam is the one who helps him do it all. All actors fit their roles quite well but Radhika overshines with her innocent charm.
The film is slated to release on the Republic Day and will clash with Sidharth Malhotra and Manoj Bajpayee-starrer Aiyaary at the box office.
Twinkle Khanna Has Always Talked About Sanitary Napkin
On many occasions, Twinkle Khanna talked about the Sanitary Napkin, in Last week, she had thrown an open Challenge to Male Politician to Use Sanitary Napkin for a Day. She further said, Actor Twinkle Khanna has proposed that if the political leaders only use sanitary napkins for one day, sanitary pads will be available everywhere.
Once, she was speaking at BBC Channel slammed Indian Prime Minister for levying hefty Taxes on Sanitary pad, She said Our Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants our home clean but he does not want women to be clean.
She also said, “For some strange reason India has 12 per cent GST on sanitary pads. Which is shocking. Apparently, there are no taxes on brooms. I think they feel that women should keep their houses clean but it’s not as important to keep themselves clean.”
Twinkle also gave her opinion on the spread of non-use of sanitary napkins. Said, “Only 23 percent of women in India use sanitary napkins, which spread diseases such as fungal and reproductive infections.”