Actor Janhvi Kapoor, who noticed the discharge of her movie Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Woman on Monday, has now shared an image with Indian Air Drive officer Gunjan Saxena. She famous that it was the primary time she had met the officer.
Sharing it, she merely wrote: “First assembly.” The image exhibits Janhvi merely wearing a pink and white salwar kameez with large chandbalis as her solely adornment whereas Gunjan is in a boring gray shirt.
Writing about it, the Hindustan Occasions overview mentioned: “Janhvi Kapoor performs the last word outsider in Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Woman, a biopic of the Indian Air Drive’s first feminine fight pilot, out on Netflix on Wednesday. It isn’t as slickly made as Uri: The Surgical Strike, however refreshingly, neither are its politics as problematic.”
Forward of the movie’s OTT launch, Janhvi had additionally come below a barrage of assault for nepotism across the time of the discharge of the movie’s trailer. Janhvi has all the time acknowledged her privilege however that there there was no motive for them to “be apologetic” in regards to the movie. In an interview to HT, she had mentioned to “take away from what (individuals are) feeling,” she had mentioned, “could be barely demeaning.” However on the identical time, the actor mentioned, “I do know I’m assured of what I’ve performed, and I’m assured of the movie and the story… I don’t suppose there’s any motive for us to be apologetic for what we’ve performed.”
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The movie chronicles the journey of the primary Indian girl Air Drive officer — Gunjan Saxena — to enter a conflict zone. Gunjan, who is likely one of the first feminine pilots to fly in fight, performed an essential function in rescuing injured troopers through the Kargil Battle in 1999 and was awarded the gallantry Shaurya Vir Award for displaying braveness through the conflict.
Directed by Sharan Sharma, Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Woman additionally stars Pankaj Tripathi, Vineet Kumar Singh, Angad Bedi and Manav Vij in pivotal roles. The biopic has been being produced by Dharma Productions and Zee Studios and can launch on Amazon Prime Video on August 12.
(With inputs from ANI)
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