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Pad Man success is prooves that Indian audience supports taboo topics like menstruation too.


Who ever thought that a Restricted topic like menstruation would make it to the big screen, forget Bollywood's Akshay Kumar playing the lead.
But Twinkle Khanna along with R Balki made it possible. The two collaborated to bring the story of Arunachalam Murugantham, the man who invented a machine which produces cheap sanitary napkins. Pad Man not only celebrates the story of man who worked selflessly to spread awareness about menstrual hygiene among women in small towns and villages, but also talks about the taboo associated with the subject.
Picking up a topic like this for a film was indeed risky, but going by the numbers at the box office, it looks like the risk has paid off. 

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