Movie Based On ‘Operation Khukri’

Shah Rukh Khan

Bollywood Superstar Shah Rukh Khan’s home production ‘Red Chillies Entertainment’, which has produced hit movies like “Dear Zindagi” and “Raees”, will be producing a film, ‘Operation Khukri’ based on one of the most successful rescue operations executed overseas.

‘Operation Khukri’ was a multinational operation launched in United Nations Assistance Mission by the Indian military to save over 200 Indian Soldiers held captive in Sierra Leone, West Africa. Azure Entertainment is working on the script for the movie and reported by Pinkvilla.com, a source from the production house spoke about the project, “It has been researched extensively and will be mounted on a really large scale. It will be a true depiction of a massive military operation and will celebrate our heroes. The director and cast are being finalised, the film will roll later this year. The ambitious project is among the most expensive that SRK's production house has undertaken. It will be shot in real locations in Africa with some real armed combat battle scenes,”.

Rumours suggest that Shah Rukh Khan might be playing the lead role.


                                                                                                                                                               -Akhila Kakarala
Pic courtesy: IANS Photo