Kargil Girl, which stars Angad Bedi and Janhvi Kapoor in the lead roles is the real-life story of Gunjan Saxena. Gunjan was the first woman combat aviator who entered the war zone in the 1999 Kargil War. The movie’s first schedule was shot in Lucknow. Now, Angad and Jahnvi are headed to Georgia to shoot their next schedule.
Their schedule there is said to be more intense and action packed. It will be shot in high altitude regions of Georgia in the northeastern part of the country in a town called Kazbegi.
The town is a mountainous area set over 5700 feet above sea level. Angad has hired a coach and been training for the past few weeks by running on inclined roads of Mumbai. It will help him train to be able to shoot the upcoming portions of the film in Georgia.
“Both Janhvi and Angad will leave in end of July to Georgia. They will shoot first in the main capital before heading to Kazbegi which is very tough terrains area pretty high above the sea level. The scenes which they are meant to shoot need a certain level of fitness from both their parts and Angad has this hired Brinston to help him be coached and be able to be in a fit shape where he can run on inclined slopes and tough terrains”, says a source.
Kargil Girl is produced by Karan Johar and Bhushan Kumar and the release date is yet to be revealed.