Special screening of Wednesday for Mumbai Police on 1 Sept


Mumbai: Rakesh Maria,  Javed Ahmed,  A N Roy,  and  around  65 Senior police officers,  who deal with terrorists  and  are part of  Anti Terrorist Squad  are going to be watching UTV’s forthcoming film Wednesday on 1 September.

Maria and Ahmed were part of the investigation team of 1993 Mumbai blasts. The film Wednesday is based on aftermath of train blasts.

Director Neeraj Pandey, actor Anupam Kher  and  Naseeruddin Shah  are going to be present for the screening.

Pandey said, "This is our way of saying thanks to the police force. The story of the film is inspired by the way our police force tackle the situations. Through the film, we would like to salute all of them."

"Wednesday deals with urban terrorism and how police force has to handle it uniquely.  We are very happy to realize that veterans of our police force want to see this film.  A film like this is very relevant in terms of policing.  We are gladly arranging a screening where our police force would be seeing the film," said UTV Motion Pictures CEO Siddharth Roy Kapur.