Mumbai, November 27 (CINEWS): After the tremendous accomplishment of Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, Sonam Kapoor will set the screen ablaze with her depiction of genuine courageous woman Neerja Bhanot, a 23-year-old air master who surrendered her life to spare the lives of 379 hijacked passengers on a flight in Karachi in 1986. Post demise, Neerja got The Ashok Chakra for her unparalleled dauntlessness.
Pakistan likewise gave the prestigious Tamgha-e-Insaaniyat Award to Neerja for demonstrating mind-boggling human consideration amid the commander. Sonam would be trying Bhanot’s genuine story. Shabana Azmi will be playing Neerja’s mom.
Vijay Singh, CEO, Fox Star Studios, reported, “Fox Star Studios and Bling Unplugged is glad to declare that we will be discharging Neerja on Feb 19 for the general population the world over to know and praise the narrative of a 23-year-old young lady who discovered bravery and selflessness in an exceptional minute in her life. Neerja is one of the unsung legends of India whose story ought to be a motivation for everybody. This is her story.”