Actress Sonam Kapoor has thanked Rajasthan’s Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje for making her latest film Neerja tax-free in the state.The actress’ star father Anil Kapoor has also thanked the minister for the “immense support”.Neerja is a biopic on the life of air hostess Neerja Bhanot who sacrificed her life while saving passengers on board Pan Am Flight 73, which was hijacked in Pakistan.

The film, which released on February 19, earlier announced tax free in Delhi, ChhattisGarh, Gujarat and Uttar Pradesh.

“A huge Thank You to Hon CM Smt @vasundharaBJP for making #Neerja tax free. Humbled by the gesture towards our nation’s pride Neerja Bhanot,” Sonam posted on Twitter.


Neerja, which released on February 19, was also declared tax-free by the Maharashtra , Gujarat and Chhattisgarh governments.