After making her debut with Dhadak, actress Janhvi Kapoor is all set to explore the uncharted territory of a biopic and not just any biopic, a Kargil war hero, the film is titled Gunjan Saxena.
Actress Janhvi Kapoor dropped the first look posters of the film along with the release date of heart-warming drama. She captioned it, “Gunjan Saxena – #TheKargilGirl…Releasing on the 13th of March, 2020…@karanjohar @apoorva1972 #PankajTripathi @angadbedi @itsvineetsingh @manavvij @sharansharma @dharmamovies @zeestudiosofficial”
Amongst this grand mayhem and roaring victory of The Kargil War in 1999, the IAF played a crucial role, especially Flight Officer Gunjan Saxena. She made history as she flew into a combat zone during the War, a feat which had not been allowed for or achieved by a lady officer in the IAF.
For this courageous task, she was later bestowed with the Shaurya Chakra- an Indian military decoration awarded for valour, courageous action or self-sacrifice while not engaged in direct action with the enemy.
Directed by Sharan Sharma and produced by Dharma Productions in association with Zee Studios, Gunjan Saxena – The Kargil Girl also stars Pankaj Tripathi, Angad Bedi, Vineet Kumar and Manav Vij in pivotal roles.
The movie is slated to release on March 13, 2020