Padman

2018
  |  140 min
Rated 12A by the BBFC

Synopsis

Akshay Kumar stars in this biographical comedy drama based on the social activism of Arunachalam Muruganantham. Lakshmikant Chauhan (Kumar) is shocked when he discovers that Indian women are being deprived of the basic human right of sanitary pads due to their high cost of production. Seeing an opportunity to help he sets about inventing a machine that can make the pads at a fraction of the cost, thereby earning his moniker Padman.