'Honoured to play the heroic role of Sunderben Jetha Madharparya,' says Sonakshi Sinha unveiling her look from Bhuj: The Pride Of India


The upcoming war film Bhuj: The Pride Of India is among the highly anticipated projects. Featuring Ajay Devgn, Sonakshi Sinha and Sanjay Dutt in the lead roles, the Abhishek Dudhaiya directorial revolves around Squadron Leader Vijay Karnik, who along with his team and locals reconstructed the IAF airbase in Bhuj after it was destroyed by the Pakistani army during the 1971 Indo-Pak war. The first look posters of Ajay's and Sanjay's characters were released during a live press conference held by the OTT platform Disney+Hotstar in June. Now, its time to meet Sonakshi's Sunderben Jetha Madharparya. The actress plays the role of a social worker who took 299 women from Madhapur with her to help build the runway used to enable a flight carrying Indian Army officers to land safely. Her first look poster was unveiled on social media. 

Speaking of the poster, Sonakshi can be seen in a traditional Kutchi saree. "Honoured to play the HEROIC role of Sunderben Jetha Madharparya, the brave social worker who took 299 women along with her to support the Indian Army! #BhujThePrideOfIndia a crucial incident from History will unveil soon with #DisneyPlusHotstarMultiplex on @DisneyPlusHotstarVIP!," wrote Sonakshi sharing her first look poster. 

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Bhuj: The Pride Of India apart from Ajay, Sonakshi and Sanjay stars Nora Fatehi, Sharad Kelkar, Ammy Virk and Pranitha Subhash in important roles. The war drama is produced by Ajay, Bhushan Kumar, Divya Khosla Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Ginny Khanuja, Vajir Singh, Abhishek Dudhaiya and Kumar Mangat Pathak under their respective film production banners of T-Series, Ajay Devgn Films and Select Media Holdings LLP. It will premiere on Disney+Hotstar.

(Source: Instagram)