The makers behind the upcoming Bollywood movie ‘Kesari’ have released the trailer for the flick.

‘Kesari’ is an historic true story that is based on the Battle of Saragarhi, 1897. The battle involved 21 brave Sikh soldiers and their battle against 10,000 Afghan invaders.

After sharing many glimpses from one of the most anticipated movies of the year, the filmmakers released the trailer to an overwhelming response. Bollywood shared its praise and love for the magnificent trailer and for the leading actor Akshay Kumar.

The trailer is packed with action, drama and gripping scenes, which gives us more details into what we can expect from the flick. We see the Sikh soldiers draped in ‘Kesari’ and fight like lions against the invaders.

Lead actor Akshay Kumar is transformed into a Sikh warrior and from what we have seen so far, it is set to be a real gripping movie. The movie also stars Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra who plays a lead role in the flick.

The Battle of Saragarhi took place on 12th September 1897. 21 Sikh soldiers, who were part of the British Indian army, were ordered to protect the forts of Lockhart and Gulistan, which bordered Afghanistan. 10,000 Afghan tribal warriors attacked the fort, but the 21 brave soldiers put their lives on the line to protect the country from their enemy.

‘Kesari’ is set to hit cinemas on 21st March!