After delivering power-packed multi-starrer films like Paan Singh Tomar, Saheb Biwi aur Gangster, Gangs of Wasseypur and Dil Se, award-winning Director Tigmanshu Dhulia brings a period drama – Raag Desh, which is produced by Gurdeep Singh Sappal, CEO of RSTV and Amrita Rai, Executive Producer, RSTV.
Manav Rachna hosted Team Raag Desh, honouring them for highlighting the sacrifices of unsung heroes of India, who laid their lives for the Freedom for India from the British under Subhash Chandra Bose, who coined Tum Mujhay Khoon Do Main Tumhay Azaadi Doonga”.
Thanking the Manav Rachna Family, actor Kunal Kapoor, who was here at the Manav Rachna Campus for the promotion – Raag Desh, in which he is playing a powerful character of Major Shah Nawaz Khan said, “He always wanted to work with Tigmanshu Dhulia and he did not lose the opportunity to work with him.” The ace actor also said that he got fascinated about Neta ji Subhash Chandra Bose’s life and mission while he was reading about him and Shah Nawaz Khan and Indian National Army. He further elaborated upon that the INA was funded by common people and was quite popular amongst them.
Meanwhile, budding actor Mohit Marwah said that he’s very excited about the film- Raag Desh. He also spoke about the challenges the entire crew faced while making of the movie. And the rest is history as they say. “We have really worked hard and put in sweat and blood for the success of the film.”
The Producer of the film Gurdeep Singh Sappal extensively spoke about patriotism, Constitution of India and Preamble. He also said that India was the first country in the world to grant Equal Rights to every citizen of the country.
Raag Desh unfolds the story of famous Red Fort Trials, revolving around three INA officers that changed the course of India’s Freedom Movement.
The film also stars Amit Sadh in the lead role besides Kunal Kapoor and Mohit Marwah. It is written and directed by Tigmanshu Dhulia, Produced by Gurdeep Singh Sappal, CEO, Rajya Sabha TV and Amrita Rai, Excutive Producer. The Film is set to be realsed on July 28,2017.
The meet was also followed by an interactive session between the star cast and students of the Manav Rachna .
The film cast also met the Mascot of Manav Rachna’s annual festival Resurrection –Ronze. They also clicked a selfie with the students.
Dr. Prashant Bhalla, President, MREI wished good luck to the cast and crew of Raag Desh.
Dr. Prashant Bhalla, President, MREI, Dr. N.C. Wadhwa, Vice Chancellor, MRIU, Dr. Sanjay Srivastava, Vice Chancellor, Manav Rachna University and MD, MREI and Ms. Amita Rai, Executive Producer of the film, RSTV were also present on the ocassion.