Madhur Bhandarkar's upcoming movie ‘India Lockdown' teaser has been released on Tuesday and the audience will witness the horrors of Covid-19 again. The film stars Prateik Babbar, Shweta Basu Prasad, Sai Tamhankar, Aahana Kumra, Zarin Shihab, Ayeesha Aiman, and Sativik Bhatia among others.
The teaser clip begins with the historic announcement of the first lockdown in India, due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Featuring footage from different parts of the nation, it depicts the effect of the lockdown on the lives of people. Shweta Basu appears in the role of a sex worker who is seen questioning the seriousness of Covid-19 amid the lockdown announcement. Prateik plays the role of a migrant worker who is forced to return to his hometown with his family, on foot due to lack of work.
On the other hand, Aahana Kumra as a pilot is seen resorting to alcohol while being stuck at home.
Director Madhur Bhandarkar took to his Twitter handle to unveil the teaser of the movie. He wrote, “The tragedy you know, the untold stories you don't! #IndiaLockdown teaser, premieres 2nd Dec only on #ZEE5 (sic).”
The tragedy you know, the untold stories you don't!#IndiaLockdown teaser, premieres 2nd Dec only on #ZEE5 🙌 @jayantilalgada @PenMovies @ZEE5India @prateikbabbar @SaieTamhankar @shweta_official @AahanaKumra @pjmotionpicture @itsmeamitjoshi @i_aradhana_ @ZEE5Global pic.twitter.com/g5LxbcEYoT
— Madhur Bhandarkar (@imbhandarkar) November 8, 2022
Backed by Jayantilal Gada of PEN Studios, Madhur Bhandarkar’s Bhandarkar Entertainment, and Pranav Jain’s P J Motions Pictures. ‘India Lockdown' will exclusively stream on 2nd December on ZEE5.