The date of January 11 marks a significant date in the minds of every Indian. For on this day, the film based on the Indian army's surgical strike, 'Uri: The Surgical Strike' will come out. With just days remaining for the big release, Republic TV got in touch with the cast of the film including Vicky Kaushal, Paresh Rawal, Yami Gautam and Aditya Dhar.
When asked what is the real intention behind the film and their feelings now that it is finally releasing, Vicky started out by saying, "Excited, really excited and from the very beginning we felt that this is one story that every citizen of this country should see and should know. That's why are very excited."
Paresh Rawal, on the other hand, had something really interesting to say as he added, "Some did not even know what happened and there were some stupid people who were raising doubts on it, so they should also know. The doubt was put in the minds of the public, let the public also know what is the truth. So this film's existence is extremely important (in that regard)."
The film holds a very important significance as it marks India's retaliation to the terrorist attack that took place in Uri base camp on 18 September 2016, following which the surgical strike was carried out in eleven days. The movie will document the bold move from the country which has a historical significance for a mission of this nature had never been attempted nor executed before.
What's more, the makers of Uri also held a special screening for the officials of the Indian army, navy, CRPF, BSF and other divisions. The screening comprised of the film's trailer as well as certain crucial sequences from the actual flick. The officials were reportedly very happy with what they witnessed and commented that the film seems quite close to reality, which is a big compliment for the makers. Uri is produced by Ronnie Screwvala's RSVP banner.
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