Director: R. Balki
Writers: R. Balki, Swanand Kirkire (co-writer)
Stars: Akshay Kumar, Radhika Apte, Sonam Kapoor
Runtime: 2h 20min
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Drama
Released: 9 February 2018
Summary: Biography on Tamil Nadu activist Arunachalam Muruganantham, whose mission was to provide sanitary napkin’s to poor women of rural areas. Who would use rag cloths or leaves during periods where use of sanitary napkins was rare. After he did not get fruitful results from his family and a medical college he approached, he decided to try it himself by making a uterus out of football bladder and filling goat’s blood in it. He would roam around the whole day with the bladder, the aim was to check the absorption rate of the sanitary napkins made by him.
Upon realizing the extent to which women are affected by their menses, a man sets out to create a sanitary pad machine and to provide inexpensive sanitary pads to the women of rural India.