Karan Johar announces a film based on Jallianwala Bagh Massacre

Producer Karan Johar announces film on Jallianwala Bagh Massacre the unforgettable history of India during the British Raj.

Royal Enfield unveiled its SG650 concept motorcycle at EICMA 2021: check the specifications
Image source: Instagram

Ace filmmaker Karan Johar announces a film based on the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre. The director took to his social media handles to share the news. In his insta post he mentioned “Extremely excited and honored to be bringing the untold story of C. Sankaran Nair, a historic man to the big screens.”

The film will be covering the real life events and will be directed by Karan Singh Tyagi. No other information is revealed by the filmmaker other than the director.

View this post on Instagram

A post shared by Karan Johar (@karanjohar)

The film will be a courtroom battle that Sankaran Nair fought against the British Raj. It uncovers the truth of Jallianwala Bagh Massacre. The film is inspired from the real life events and it is adapted from the book ‘The Case That Shook the Empire’ written by Raghu Palat and his wife, Pushpa Palat. The bravery of Sankaran Nair’s ignited the freedom struggle across the country. It is a testament to the power of fighting for the truth. Jallianwala Bagh in Amritsar is known for the shootout done by Brigadier General Dyer on the peaceful crowd who gathered to protest against the arrest of leaders like Dr. Saifuddin Kitchlu and Dr. Satya Pal.