Films shot in Uttarakhand are exempted from shooting charges: Uttarakhand govt

Vastavam web: The Uttarakhand government today cleared a proposal exempting films which are shot in the state from shooting charges, a move to promote the hill state, an official said.Regional language films shot in Uttarakhand were till date charged Rs 15,000 per month whereas films shot in other languages were charged Rs 10,000 per day as per the provisions of Uttarakhand Film Policy 2015.However, film producers will have to pay entry or parking fees at the shooting venues as applicable, it said.

Uttarakhand’s scenic beauty has always lured film makers. Dulhan Ek Raat Ki, Kati Patang, Arman, Student Of The Year, Koi Mil Gaya are some of the movies which were shot in the state.