India, Jan. 14 -- The Unsung Warrior, starring Ajay Devgn has been declared 'tax-free' in Uttar Pradesh, a decision prompted by Devgn's request to chief minister Yogi Adityanath in this regard. The film is based on the life of Maratha ruler Shivaji's brave general Tanaji Malusare and was released on January 10 alongside Deepika Padukone's Chhapaak, that was based on the life of acid attack survivor.

Ajay also thanked Yogi Adityanath for the same. "Thank you Shri Yogi Adityanathji for making #TanhajiTheUnsungWarrior Tax-Free in Uttar Pradesh. I would also be delighted Sir if you watched our film @myogiadityanath #TanhajiUnitesIndia," he wrote in a tweet.

A tax-free film brings down the cost of movie tickets significantly as the state wai...