Shyam Benegal experiments with comedy in 'Welcome to Sajjanpur'

New Delhi, Sep 18 (IANS) Veteran filmmaker Shyam Benegal better known for his thought-provoking unconventional movies with non-commercial actors takes a detour from the genre in light-hearted comedy "Welcome to Sajjanpur" releasing Friday.

A delightful tale, "Welcome to Sajjanpur" is a satirical take on the reality of the contemporary rural India, especially on the government's much-vaunted literacy drive.

Essaying key roles in the movie are actors Shreyas Talpade, Amrita Rao, Ila Arun, Ravi Kishen and Divya Dutta.

The film releases with two other comedies - Hollywood production house Warner Br