Special screenings were also organised for the who’s who of B-Town, besides one for the Honourable President of India, Pranab Mukherjee, at Rashtrapati Bhavan. The makers also held a screening for the Indian cricket team in Pune. The movie received an overwhelming response from all present. From Anil Kumble, Virat Kohli, to R Ashwin, Ajinkya Rahane, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ishant Sharma, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Umesh Yadav, Abhinav Mukund, Karun Nair, KL Rahul, Wriddhiman Saha, R Shridhar, Ravindra Jadeja and Jayant Yadav, Poorna touched their hearts.
Actor-director Rahul Bose’s Poorna that released on March 31 is on a roll, winning appreciations from cine-goers and Bollywood stars. The film is based on the journey of the Telangana girl, Poorna Malavath, who climbed the Mount Everest at the age of 13 on May 25, 2014. Recently, B-Town stars like Amitabh Bachchan, Farhan Akhtar and Anupam Kher met the real-life Poorna. The makers organised meetings and the actors were impressed at Poorna’s inspirational and motivational journey.