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Facts about Uri: The Surgical Strike (2019)

Vicky Kaushal and all the supporting cast trained at the Mumbai naval bases in Cuffe Parade and Navy Nagar, where Army Captains and Majors taught them slithering, use of arms and ammunition, and other drills used by the armed forces.The filming of the scenes in the movie capturing the fights and struggles was done in Serbia.Vicky Kaushal would train daily for five hours and do three hours of military training in order to gain the stamina.During the Uri attack, they were said to have lobbed 17 grenades in three minutes.19 army personnel were killed during the attack. An additional 80-100 soldiers were reported to have been injured. A gun battle ensued lasting six hours, in which all four terrorists were killed.Indo Pak border and the LOC and other posts like Military post and terrorist camps were created in Serbia. Teaser of the film was launched one day before the second anniversary of Surgical strike on 27 September 2018. Paresh Rawal and his wife Swaroop Sampat appear in a same film t…

PM Narendra Modi to feature on Man Vs Wild with Bear Grylls.

In a first, India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi is going to be featured on popular TV show Man vs Wild. Bear Grylls, the show’s host, tweeted the information Monday. He posted a teaser clip and wrote, “People across 180 countries will get to see the unknown side of PM @narendramodi as he ventures into Indian wilderness to create awareness about animal conservation & environmental change. Catch Man Vs Wild with PM Modi @DiscoveryIN on August 12 @ 9 pm.”

Modi is known for being media savvy and using new avenues to reach out to the younger generation. This video can be seen as his latest gesture in this regard. As per a statement released by the makers of the show, Modi said, "For years, I have lived among nature, in the mountains and the forests. These years have a lasting impact on my life. So when I was asked about a special programme focussing on life beyond politics and that too in the midst of nature I was both intrigued and inclined to take part in it." He added, "…