The shooting for one of the most awaited films in the history of Punjabi Cinema, has finally been wrapped up, announced Diljit Dosanjh through an Instagram post. He posted a picture of himself dressed up as the character from the film.
Diljit Dosanjh is set to play the role of Jaswant Khalra in an upcoming Biopic. The film is directed by Honey Trehan and its shooting has been wrapped up. Diljit Dosanjh called the role ‘the most challenging and toughest role of his career till date’.
The official announcement of the film has not yet been made, but after some clips and pictures from the shoot went viral, the team agreed that they were working on a film on Jaswant Khalra’s life. Later the news was confirmed when Jaswant Khalra’s family announced that they were helping Diljit and his team in the film.
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Jaswant Khalra was a prominent Sikh Human Rights Activist, who died on 6 September, 1995. He was allegedly abducted from outside his house while washing his car. Former Punjab Police Chief, Kanwar Pal Singh Gill, better known as KPS Gill was blamed to be the conspirator of the abduction. Later, Six Punjab Police officials were sentenced to seven years of imprisonment for Khalra’s abduction and murder. The sentence of four accused was later increased to life sentence.
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Since the pictures came out, Jaswant Singh Khalra’s biopic has become one of the most anticipated films of Punjabi Cinema ever. Honey Trehan is a renowned Bollywood director who has directed films like Sharmaji Namkeen, Raat Akeli Hai and more.
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The audience is really excited to get an official update from the team or Diljit Dosanjh regarding the film. Now that the shoot is complete, we can expect the team to soon drop the official poster or even announce the release date.