Batti Gul Meter Chalu is a Hindi Social Drama starring Shahid Kapoor in the lead role. The film is directed by Toilet: Ek Prem Katha fame Shree Narayan Singh and produced by KriArj Entertainment. Batti Gul Meter Chalu is a story of a common man's fight against power distribution companies. Shahid Kapoor reportedly plays the role of a lawyer, who raises his voice against power distribution companies. Batti Gul Meter Chalu is a social drama that talks about friends, families and relationships in small cities. This is a light-hearted drama that focuses on the electricity issues in rural areas. Based in Garhwal, Uttarakhand, this young quirky film revolves around the life of three friends living life to the fullest in a small city.