Manoj has teamed up with the Deccan Chronicle , to advance the Traffic of organ gift. After the widely praised ‘Aligarh’, Manoj Bajpayee is preparing for the release of Rajesh Pillai’s ‘Traffic ‘. Pillari recently passed away in Kerala.
The film that spins around organ gift, has Manoj assuming the part of a movement constable, who takes up the errand of conveying a heart to a patient in another area, in the midst of Mumbai’s Traffic .
Apart form making headlines for his noble works towards Mumbai’s Traffic police, . ‘Traffic’, is a remake of a 2011 Malayalam film of the same name, was inspired from an actual event that happened in Chennai, where a doctor couple donated organs of their 15-year-old son who died in a road accident.
The young boy’s heart was transported to another hospital for a girl who required heart transplant. The journey, which would’ve taken close to 45 minutes with traffic, was completed in 11 minutes as the police cleared the way and gave green signal for the ambulance to pass.
As per reports, in the previous year, the Traffic police in Mumbai, Chennai, Bengaluru, Indore, Gurugram and Hyderabad have attempted to make a ‘Green Corridor ‘. This passage is an uncommon travel course sans red lights, regularly used to encourage transportation of a giver’s live heart for a transplant operation.
“Traffic ” stars Jimmy Shergill, Divya Dutta and Prosenjit Chatterjee, is set to hit the silver screen on 6 May. “CINEWS”