WION Web Team New Delhi
Aug 29, 2019, 10.15 AM
The first look of Janhvi Kapoor’s upcoming film is finally out as she plays the role of IAF officer, Gunjan Saxena.
An official announcement of the film was made by the Dharma Productions on Wednesday with a picture of Gunjan as she steps gets ready to fly a helicopter. The post read: “We are proud to be telling the true story of Flight Lt. Gunjan Saxena, India's first Air Force woman officer who went to war - on the big screen. Stay tuned, first look coming up tomorrow morning!”
It is a joint production venture between Dharma Productions and Fox Star Studios, is directed by Sharan Sharma. The film has Pankaj Tripathi as father to Janhvi, Neena Gupta as her mother, Angad Bedi as her brother. Rajat Barmecha, Vijay Varma and Manu Rishi will be seen portraying important characters.
The film is slated to release on March 13, 2020.
'Kargil Girl' is based on the life of Flight Lieutenant Gunjan Saxena, one of the first women Indian Air Force pilots to go to war.