Engineer's Day holds special significance for those who appreciate the brilliance and dedication of engineers who work tirelessly to shape our world. This Engineer's Day, Akshay Kumar, known for portraying unsung heroes on screen, took a moment to pay tribute to both a real-life saviour and his on-screen character, Jaswant Gill, from Pooja Entertainment's rescue thriller 'Mission Raniganj.'
Taking to his Instagram, Akshay shared an image of the late Mr. Jaswant Gill, the real-life hero who inspired his character in the film.ALSO READ: "We are doing just what fans want us to do" says Rohit Shetty as he introduces Akshay Kumar in 'Singham Again'
The image captured a young Jaswant Gill in 1961, standing proudly outside his ISM college, where he pursued Mining Engineering. Captioning the same, he wrote, "Happy #Engineers Day. I could never even imagine myself studying hard to be an engineer. But then I got an opportunity to play a brave, intelligent engineer like Jaswant Singh Gill ji in #MissionRaniganj. माँ बाप की इच्छा पूरी हो गई 😬#RealHero"
Jaswant Gill's story is both inspiring and heroic. Not only was he an engineer by profession, but he also played a crucial role in saving lives during the Raniganj mishap. His bravery and dedication made him a true unsung hero in every sense.
Starring Akshay Kumar, Parineeti Chopra, Kumud Mishra, Pavan Malhotra, Ravi Kishan, Varun Badola, Dibyendu Bhattacharya, Rajesh Sharma, Virendra Saxena, Shishir Sharma, Ananth Mahadevan, Jameel Khan, Sudhir Pandey, Bachan Pachera, Mukesh Bhatt, Omkar Das Manikpuri.
The film also marks Tinu Suresh Desai's next thriller after Rustom, which won him massive critical and commercial acclaim.