- Batti Gul Meter Chalu is directed by Shree Narayan Singh
- Shahid reportedly plays the role of a lawyer
- Katrina Kaif is likely to star opposite Shahid
Here's Taran Adarsh's tweet.
mid-day reported that the female lead in Batti Gul Meter Chalu will portray the role of a philosopher and guide who joins Shahid in his fight against the corruption. "Katrina loved the story and is keen to collaborate with him. She has already asked her team to work out further details," a source said.
The title of the film was released on the occasion of Diwali. "Let's celebrate the festival of light with the wish that soon electricity will be a right and not a privilege for all," wrote Shahid while revealing the name.
Meanwhile, Shahid Kapoor's Padmavati, which also stars Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh releases on December 1.