Lucknow: There is good news for all those Lucknowites who are planning to watch movie Rustom on the holiday of Independence Day as the district administration has asked all multiplex owners to show the film for free on August 15th.
According to District Magistrate Raj Shankar told media persons on Thursday that this is being done to increase sense of patriotism among the citizens.
The district administration official said that the tickets are available on first-come first served basis.
The total number of 1,704 seats has been reserved in eight multiplexes in Lucknow to run the shows.
Although the shows have some reserved seats in different categories like ten percent seats have been reserved for disabled people, 33 percent have been reserved for senior citizens and 33 percent seats are reserved for students from schools and colleges in various theatres.
The movie Rustom will release on Friday i.e August 12th and the tickets for this special show will open on the same day, but this special show will run on Independence Day.