- In the picture, Randeep is seen dressed in a khaki uniform with a turban
- Randeep says the Battle of Saragarhi has been forgotten in India
- Battle Of Saragarhi is being directed by Rajkumar Santoshi
See the picture posted by Randeep Hooda here:
Havildar Ishar Singh #BattleOfSaragarhi #saragarhiday12sep1897 declared a holiday in Punjab and celebrated in UK, taught in France and Germany .. forgotten in India. 21 Sikhs of the 36th Sikh Regiment fought till the last man last round against more then 10,000 Afghan tribesmen in 1897 in one of the biggest acts of courage ever
Battle Of Saragarhi is based on the Battle of Saragarhi, that took place in 1897 between British Indian Army and Afghan Orakzai tribesmen, in the North-West Frontier Province (now Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan). The movie is being directed by Rajkumar Santoshi, who has written the scripts of films like Damini - Lightning, Khakee, Andaz Apna Apna and Halla Bol.
Last year, Randeep Hooda shared a still from the movie on Twitter. See it here:
Randeep Hooda last featured in a small role in super hit film Sultan, starring Salman Khan and Anushka Sharma.
(With PTI inputs)