Celebrating 34 years of bravery and determination with Pooja Entertainment’s Mission Raniganj starring Akshay Kumar and Parineeti Chopra


Mission Raniganj: The Great Bharat Rescue released back in the month of October. Starring Akshay Kumar in the lead, the film follows a journey of the real life hero Jaswant Singh Gill who saved a number of lives during the coal mining incident of Raniganj that took place back in 1989. 

Besides getting great reviews, the film is also a cinematic tribute to Jaswant Singh  a savior who, 34 years ago in November 1989, spearheaded a daring rescue mission to save 65 miners trapped inside a flooded coal mine in Raniganj, West Bengal. The film successfully captures the essence of this gripping tale, offering audiences an immersive experience that goes beyond the boundaries of the screen.

Akshay’s brilliant portrayal of Jaswant Singh has been widely acclaimed, bringing to life the courage and determination that defined the real-life hero. The film not only pays homage to Gill's selfless act but also serves as a testament to the indomitable spirit of human resilience in the face of adversity.

While speaking about the film Deepshikha Deshmukh says, “We take immense pride in bringing 'Mission Raniganj' to the world, a film that not only tells a crucial story but also stands as a tribute to the indomitable spirit of those who selflessly rescue others in times of need."

Directed by Tinu Suresh Desai, the film released on October 6, this year.