The makers of Rangoon have revealed that a screening of the film will be held for the family of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose in Kolkata
The Battle of Saragarhi is a famous chapter in Indian history where 21 Sikhs (part of a contingent in the British Indian army) fought 10,000 Afghans in 1897. The Sikhs were led by Havaldar Ishar Singh.
"I think it will always be remembered as the first which brought faith in biopics," Tigmanshu Dhulia said in a statement. Featuring actor Irrfan Khan as the protagonist, the film talks about a soldier in the Indian Army, who wins a gold medal at the Indian National Games, but is forced to become a notorious bandit
The decision to rename Fury as Fauji cropped up as a tribute to Shah Rukh, who played an army officer in his TV show of the same name, which was among his initial works in Indian showbiz.