Upcoming dramatic thriller ‘31st October’ starring Vir Das and Soha Ali Khan, marks the comeback of legendary singer Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan, who has lent his voice to the song titled ‘Maula’ in the film.
For those who do not know this, Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan is known for having trained several noted playback and classical singers including Asha Bhonsle, Geeta Dutt, Hariharan, Sonu Nigam, Shaan, Alisha Chinoy and A.R Rahman among several others and his two pupils took to their Twitter pages to gush about their ‘Guru’ and his song.
Taking to his Twitter page, Sonu wrote,
“Greatness stands by the Greats, long after their youth gives up. Long live My Guru, Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan saheb.” On his aprt, Shaan tweeted, “Maula’ a Divine song by Padma Bhushan Ustaad Ghulam Mustafa Khan, in the film ’31st October’.”
‘Maula’, which is a tribute to the Almighty and humanity, is quite melodious and moving and is already capturing the attention of everyone. The number has been composed by Vijay Verma and penned by Moazzam Azm.
Produced by writer-producer Harry Sachdeva and Magical Dreams Productions Pvt Ltd, co-produced by Anand Prakash, directed by National award winner Shivaji Lotan Patil, and released by Panorama Studios, ‘31st October’, which is slated to release on October 7, is a glimpse into the controversial dark chapter of India’s History.