Akshay Kumar starrer, ‘Toilet: Ek Prem Katha’ is going strong since its release on 11th August 2017. It has not set the Week One records for 2017. Not only was its opening strong but it took full advantage of holidays and amassed a total of 200 million alone on Tuesday which was a national Independence Day holiday. After collecting a total of 834.5 million in its first week, it is at the fourth position in terms of first week collection for 2017.
Sunny Leone has been facing backlash for endorsing a contraceptive ad that too ahead Navratri. The condom ad featuring the Indian origin Canadian actress has sparked outrage in Gujarat.
Though there is no condom in the ad, the punchline says “Play with love this Navratri.” The Confederation of All India Traders has given a written complaint to the Union Consumer Affairs Minister, Ram Vilas Paswan, seeking a ban on the ad.
They have appealed the government to take action against the manufacturer, Mankind Pharma and its brand ambassador, Leone, TOI reports. The confederation said that the risqué ad has taken marketing “to an all-time low.”