New Delhi: Shahid Kapoor revealed the first poster of Batti Gul Meter Chalu on social media Thursday ahead of the launch of the trailer of the film which also stars Shraddha Kapoor and Yami Gautam.
Sharing the first look with a reminder that the film's trailer will be launched on Saturday, he wrote: "It's current, it's light, it's shocking! Batti Gul Meter Chalu trailer will be out on Friday at 12:30 pm."
The poster shows a fused bulb along with a tagline: "Fused bulb se kranti nahi lai sakti", revealing the essence of the film.
Here is the new poster:
Batti Gul Meter Chalu narrates the story of a common man Shahid Kapoor and his struggle against the power distribution companies over electricity bills. The film highlights the issue of power shortage in the country.
#BattiGulMeterChalu shooting concludes... Final song filmed on Shahid and Shraddha at Mehboob Studios in Mumbai... Song also features Divyendu Sharma... Shree Narayan Singh directs the film. pic.twitter.com/4v7zCoDlA7— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) July 12, 2018
Yami Gautam plays the role of a lawyer in the film, which has extensively been shot in Uttarakhand. The Shree Narayan Singh-directed film is slated for a release on September 21.