Rani Mukerji promotes `Mardaani` in Mumbai

ANI| Updated: Aug 06, 2014, 17:46 PM IST

New Delhi: Rani Mukerji recently promoted her upcoming drama film `Mardaani`, along with director Pradeep Sarkar and script writer Gopi Puthran in Mumbai.

`Mardaani`, which means manly, revolves around a senior police inspector, played by Mukerji, who unearths a human trafficking racket. While promoting the movie, she said that the film was relevant in today`s times and after watching it, every woman will feel empowered.

"We were very inspired to make this film. That is why we got together to make a film like this. It could have been any other story but I think this is a story that touched all our hearts. I think its something that we all somewhere feel that it is relevant in today`s times", the 36-year old actress said.

Mukerji added "It is actually very small effort from all our sides to actually give a film which I think all women when they see the film, they will feel like a ` Mardaani ` (manly), they will feel powerful, they will feel inspired they will feel spirit in and I feel if we achieve even that much it will be really great for us."

The film is produced by Aditya Chopra and is scheduled to release on 22nd August 2014.