Popular actor of Punjabi film industry Gippy Grewal’s most awaited film Subedar Joginer Singh release is gearing near. Last month, the makers released the trailer of the film. This war biopic is based on the life and legends of Param Vir Chakra award recipient Subedar Joginder Singh. In the flick, Joginder Singh’s legacy will be recreated on celluloid. Popular actor Gippy Grewal will be essaying the role of Subedar Joginder Singh in the film, for which he has gone through an impressive physical transformation. Apart from Gippy, Aditi Sharma will be playing the role of female lead in the film.
On Monday, Gippy Grewal shared the video of making of Subedar Joginder Singh’s trailer. In the caption, he wrote, “It took the hardwork of 500 crew members day and night to showcase the supreme sacrifice of Param Vir Chakra awardee Subedar Joginder Singh and his 21 soldiers against thousands of Chinese.
#GoosebumpsGuaranteed #SubedarJoginderSingh #ParamVirChakra #WWII #IndoChinaWar #TrueStory #WarBiopic.”
Subedar Joginder Singh’s trailer touched the 1 million mark on YouTube in a matter of hours. As soon as it touched the 1 million mark, there was no looking back. It also held the no. 1 spot at the trending list in India.
Subedar Joginder Singh was an Indian army soldier posted to 1st Battalion of the Sikh regiment. During the Sino-Indian War of 1962, he was commanding a platoon at Bumla. Even on getting heavily outnumbered, he led his troops to face the enemy and fought until he was wounded and held captive as a prisoner of war. He later died in Chinese captivity.