The Honorable Minister of Home Affairs of India, Shri Amit Shah watched the glorious tale of the life and daring of the last Hindu king, Samrat Prithviraj Chauhan, at a special screening held for him in New Delhi. Actor Akshay Kumar along with leading lady of film Manushi Chhillar and director Dr. Chandraprakash Dwivedi were also present for the screening.
is Yash Raj Films’ historical debut, which is based on the life and valor of the fearless and mighty King Prithviraj Chauhan. Akshay Kumar tries out the role of the legendary warrior who fought valiantly to protect India’s freedom from the ruthless invader Muhammad of Ghor in this visual spectacle. Samrat Prithviraj Chauhan’s bravery against the ruthless invaders and looters of India is part of Indian folklore and this film intends to salute the king’s spirit in the most glorious way.
Honorable Home Minister Shri Amit Shah said: “Samrat Prithviraj
is not only the story of an outstanding warrior who bravely fought for our homeland, but it also reflects the greatness of our culture. The film ‘Samrat Prithviraj’ depicts the Indian culture of respect and empowerment of women. Our 1000 years of struggle has not been in vain, a cultural awakening started in India in 2014, and it will bring India back to the heights it once was. Overcoming many obstacles and difficulties, today India’s pride, greatness, culture and our ‘Swadharma’ have once again regained the same glory. I commend the entire Samrat Prithviraj team for…..especially the creative art direction of this film.”
Akshay Kumar, who is trying out the lead role of Samrat Prithviraj in the film, said, “It is very humbling that our Honorable Home Minister Shri Amit Shah ji has honored this special occasion because we let’s pay homage to one of Bharatmata’s most fearless warriors.. I had the honor to play the mighty King – Samrat Prithviraj Chauhan who sacrificed his life to defend the freedom of our country and our people.J “Hope we have done justice to his life and the values he stood for. It is a remarkable example of how every Indian should lead his life and I hope our film will inspire as many people as possible.”
Dr Chandraprakash Dwivedi, Director of Samrat Prithviraj, adds: “It is overwhelming that the Honorable Minister of Home Affairs of our country, Shri Amit Shah ji saw the film today and appreciated our efforts to bring the daredevil by Samrat Prithviraj Chauhan. We are deeply grateful to Shri Amit Shah Ji for acknowledging our sincere efforts to make this film which everyone must see. We have tried to tell all of India an epic saga of sacrifices that every Indian should know and appreciate. We hope that we will succeed in making every Indian proud.”
was directed by Dr Chandraprakash Dwivedi, who is best known for directing the TV epic
and the critically acclaimed film
Manushi Chhillar stars as King Prithviraj’s beloved Sanyogita and her debut is definitely one of the most anticipated debuts of 2022.
is set to be released on June 3 in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu. definitely one of the most anticipated debuts of 2022. The film is set to be released on June 3 in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.
Article first published: Thursday, June 2, 2022, 11:34 a.m. [IST]
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