The trailer of Diljit Dosanjh-starrer Jogi dropped on Tuesday. The Netflix movie, primarily based on the 1984 anti-Sikh riots, is directed by Ali Abbas Zafar. Jogi additionally stars Kumud Mishra, Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub, Hiten Tejwani and Amyra Dastur. The movie will premiere on September 16.
The 1984 anti-Sikh riots occurred after Indira Gandhi was gunned down by her bodyguards Satwant Singh and Beant Singh within the aftermath of Operation Blue Star, an Indian navy motion carried out between June 1 and eight, 1984, to take away separatist chief Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale and his followers from the Golden Temple in Amritsar.
The trailer opens up with a Punjabi household having a meal. Diljit is proven holding a child and discussing what to reward him on his birthday. Everything is regular and glad earlier than a phone name. Riots have damaged out in Delhi. We see Kumud Mishra asking for voter ids over a name. In one other scene Diljit is being overwhelmed up in a bus. When he asks, “Why?”, they are saying “Because you’re a Sikh.” Zeeshan Ayyub performs a cop who’s good friend to Diljit’s Jogi. They determine to shift as many individuals as doable from Delhi to Punjab’s Mohali, in simply three days.
At a latest occasion, speaking concerning the movie, Diljit stated, “Jogi holds a particular place in my coronary heart and I say it with satisfaction that this has been instructed on a world platform… that is my first movie on Netflix and the topic is essential to me as you will notice within the trailer.”