Wiki of Operation Khukri
Operation Khukri is an upcoming Action-Drama film Directed by Ashutosh Gowariker.
It is based on Operation Khukri occurred on 13-16 July 2000, with the aim of rescuing our people from the Revolutionary United Front(RUF.)
The film stars Shah Rukh Khan, Rajkummar Rao, Ayushmann Khurrana, and Jackie Shroff in the lead role and also star Neil Nitin Mukesh, Arbaaz Khan and Karan Kundra in the pivotal roles.
Shah Rukh Khan, Gauri Khan, and Sunir Kheterpal produces the film under the banner of Red Chillies Entertainment.
The film is slated to release in 2019.
The Cast of Operation Khukri
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|Neil Nitin Mukesh||--|
The Crew of Operation Khukri
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|Based on||Operation Khukri( 13 July 2000)|
News of Operation Khukri
Shah Rukh Khan home production Red Chillies Entertainment is all set to make its most expensive project under the title Operation Khukri.
A source from Red Chillies Entertainment said:
“It has been researched extensively and will be mounted on a vast scale. It will be an accurate depiction of a massive military operation and will celebrate our heroes.
The director and cast are getting finalized; the film will roll later this year. It will be shot in real locations in Africa with some real armed combat battle scenes.”
Shahrukh Khan will impersonate the role of Fauji in his next home production. Well, the production seems to be on the next level as a lot of research is being undertaken, the script is penned, and the cast is finalizing.
Apart from this, the movie is said to be shot at the real places in Siera Leone, Africa.
Operation khukri Book
The Author of this book is Sushant Singh who was a former army man and journalist; he wrote this book by talking to eyewitness testimonies of the men on the ground and using some secret reports.
The book has received a great review with 4.5-star score and reviewed by 49 people. It covers three forgotten Indian operations overseas:
In the Maldives, Sri Lanka and Sierra Leone. If you would take a look at the book or want to buy it, then click here.
Release Date of the Film
As of now, there is no date finalized for the movie, but according to some sources, the film will release in 2019.
Operation Khukri Results
Well if you have read this far then, chances are you are interested in Operation Khukri Results so let’s talk break the wait and talk about what happened in the end.
The operation was a complete success. All the besieged forces were evacuated successfully, with one casualty. Operation Khukri was not a success just in tactical terms.
It was the worst defeat that the RUF has suffered in recent times, and was a tremendous boost to United Nations Mission in Sierra Leone (UNAMSIL) morale.
The Indian Forces were met with a rapturous welcome, as they marched triumphantly into Daru(Town in Sierra Leone).
The people of Sierra Leone helped build the Khukri War Memorial on the bank of the River Moa.
It seems like the Bollywood is continuously shifting towards portraying the bravery of History on the silver screen.
Apart from Operation Khukri, there are some other movies including Kesari movie and Panipat movie which will hit theatres in 2019.
They are based on one of the most amazing Battles of India.