JP Dutta the maker of ‘Border’, ‘LOC Kargil’ is back with ‘Paltan‘ the third part of the war trilogy. The movie is based on the Indo-China war of 1967 and stars Jackie Shroff, Sonu Sood, Arjun Rampal, Harshvardhan Rane, Siddhanth Kapoor, Luv Sinha and well-known TV actor Gurmeet Chaudhary in pivotal roles.
The trailer of the war drama raised the excitement quotient of fans and they are now eager to watch the saga on the big screen.
Actor Siddhanth Kapoor has shared an interesting anecdote about their stay in Ladakh for the shoot of ‘Paltan’. He revealed his spiritual connect with actor Arjun Rampal on the sets of the war drama. The actor said that while shooting for the forthcoming war film, he and his co-star Arjun Rampal made it a routine to visit a stupa on a daily basis for chanting.
“When you shoot for a war film, there is a very different kind of tension on the sets. Also when you are at 14,000 feet above sea level, all you want is strength and peace. The stupas in Ladakh are beautiful and very energising. Arjun and I made it a point to visit it daily for chants,” Siddhanth said in a statement.
They would go there in the morning before shooting for the film.
The JP Dutta directorial is based on the Nathula pass military clashes of 1967 that took place along the Sikkim border, portrays an untold story of the Indian forces facing off in an intense battle to ward off a Chinese infiltration. Presented by Zee Studios and produced by JP Dutta Films, the flick is slated to hit the silver screen on September 7.