If you are a movie freak you must know that the ” Thugs of Hindustan” produced by Yash Raj Flims is hitting the box office on November 8. Now to promote the film, the producers have partnered with Google and a new feature is introduced in Google Maps. Now the navigation button on the Google can be replaced by the Amir Khan’s character dubbed ‘Firangi Mallah’. The feature is available on both Android and iOS devices and will remain for a couple. If you also want to use the character on your device then read on further.
How to use the Firangi Mallah Amir Khan Character on Google Maps
First of all, you have to Update the Google Maps app from your app store. Then if want to navigate just enter the starting and end point of destination as you usually do, now you choose the Amir Khan’s Character to replace the traditional blue arrow type navigation button as seen on the screenshot below.
Amir Khan Character on Google Maps
Talking about ” Thugs of Hindustan” it will Launch on November 8 and includes renowned Indian legends like the Amitabh Bachchan, Amir Khan, Katrina Kaif and Fatima Sana Shaikh.
In a prepared statement, Neha Waikar, the Product Manager at Google Maps, said “We are truly excited to bring a first-time India-specific entertainment experience to Google Maps in India. As people gear up for Diwali and to watch Thugs of Hindostan, we wanted to do our bit by making their driving journeys more fun and playful … We wish the movie every success”.
Manan Mehta, the Vice President of Marketing and Merchandising at Yash Raj Films, said, “Thugs of Hindostan … brings together two legends of Indian Cinema, Mr. Amitabh Bachchan and Mr. Aamir Khan. We were aware that no marketing idea that we implement can eclipse this. So we had to think of creating a first time, unparalleled and unrepeatable marketing idea to promote this film. And in Google Maps we found a perfect partner to do so. We are confident that people will love the experience and of course the movie”.
So just update the Google Maps and use the feature and lets us know you felt about the character.