Sarbjit is an upcoming Biographical drama, picturizing the life of the Indian prisoner Sarbjit Singh. Directed by Omung Kapoor, from the fame of
, with music by
, Amal Mallik, Shail-Pritesh,
and Shashi Shivam, the film casts
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
in leading roles and is to release on 20th May 2016.
The film trails the unfortunate life of Sarbjit Singh as he gets mistaken for an Indian spy by the Pakistani's after drunkenly crossing the Indo-Pak border. Consequently, he is sentenced to capital punishment, but after being brutally assaulted by his inmates in prison, he dies in Jinnah Hospital- a Pakistani hospital in Lahore.
Dalbir Kaur, played by Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, narrates the tale of her doomed brother for whom she fought for till the end.