Sidharth Malhotra all set for 'Kargil’s Sher Shah', a Vikram Batra Biopic: Begins military training, see photos

Sidharth Malhotra will be seen in Vikram Batra’s biopic, Kargil’s Sher Shah. The movie is based on the life of Captain Vikram Batra whose valour was rewarded for his contribution to the Kargil War of 1999 between India and Pakistan. Sidharth Malhotra has begun military training for the movie.

India TV Entertainment Desk
India TV Entertainment Desk New Delhi April 18, 2019 10:46 IST

Sidharth Malhotra, who is much in news for his upcoming movie Jabariya Jodi and Marjaavan, has begun training for another big film. Sidharth Malhotra will be seen in Vikram Batra’s biopic, Kargil’s Sher Shah.

According to the sources, "Sidharth along with cast was training on army drills and learned the use of military weapons. This training is to get the body language and army etiquettes correct." In fact, the sources revealed that Sidharth Malhotra will begin the shooting of Kargil’s Sher Shah from the first week of May. The shoot will begin from Chandigarh and will be followed by Palampur, which is Vikram Batra’s hometown. Giving more deets of the movie’s shooting schedule, the reports informed that the film will be shot in North India for 70 days. The major regions to cover in the movie are going to be Chandigarh, Palampur, Kashmir and Ladakh. Watch the latest pictures of Sidharth Malhotra's military training:

Kargil’s Sher Shah is based on the life journey of Captain Vikram Batra, an officer of the Indian Army. His contribution during the 1999 Kargil war commendable. He was awarded the Param Vir Chakra Award for his actions during the intense Kargil war between India and Pakistan. He was often referred to as ‘Sher Shah’, thus he became one of the strongest manpower of the troop.


Sidharth Malhotra, who made her debut from the movie Student of the Year is coming up with major movies in his bucket. He will be next seen in Jabriya Jodi, directed by Prashant Singh and co-produced by Ekta Kapoor and Shobha Kapoor. The movie is set to hit the theatres on July 12.

Marjaavaan, the action-thriller by Milap Zaveri, featuring Tara Sutaria, Rakul Preet Singh and Riteish Deshmukh will be released in October.



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