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  • Amitabh Bacchan is the brand ambassador for the goods and services tax

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    New Delhi : The BJP government has roped in Amitabh Bacchan to promote the goods and services tax before its role out on the first of July this year. The Finance Ministry on Monday tweeted a video of Bachchan explaining GST with the slogan “one nation, one tax, one market”.

  • Big B, Rishi Kapoor to share screen after 27 years

    Amitabh And Rishi

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    Veterans combo, Amitabh Bachchan & Rishi Kapoor is back after 27 years in their upcoming movie wherein the duo are playing father and son in Umesh Shukla's ‘102 Not Out’. Films teaser was released on 9 February.

    Bachchan plays Kapoor's father (aged 102) in the film, which revolves around the relationship shared between the father and son. As per the teaser, Kapoor's character seems to be that of a sad and lonely person. On the contrary, Bachchan's is full of spirit and zest. Both the actors sport wigs and heavy prosthetic makeup to look the part.

    The background music, lively and uplifting adds to the joie de vivre that the film's teaser exudes. At the end, we get to know that Bachchan's character will be the first father in the world to send his son (Kapoor) to an old-age home.

    The film is said to be based on Saumya Joshi's Gujarati play 102 Not Out. The film is produced by SPE Films India and Treetop Entertainment.

    (With agency inputs)