On the occasion of Dusshera, Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar took to his social media handle to announce his latest project, titled Gorkha. The film is based on the life of Major General Ian Cardozo from the prestigious Gorkha Regiment of the Indian Army. For Gorkha, Akshay Kumar has reunited with Aanand L Rai. The film is directed by national award winner Sanjay Puran Singh Chauhan. Akshay will be essaying the lead role of the legendary war hero who fought in 1962, 1965, and the Indo-Pakistan War of 1971.
Sharing the first look posters with fans, Akshay Kumar wrote, “Sometimes you come across stories so inspiring that you just want to make them. #Gorkha – on the life of legendary war hero, Major General Ian Cardozo is one such film. Honoured to essay the role of an icon and present this special film. Directed By – @sanjaypchauhan.”