Veteran actress Sridevi’s elder daughter Janhvi Kapoor made her debut with Dhadak last year and recently she has signed her next upcoming film ‘Kargil Girl’. The sources say that Janhvi Kapoor will be seen playing the role of Indian Air Force fighter pilot Gunjan Saxena, who participated in the Kargil War 1999. The shoot of Kargil Girl has been already started and currently the movie is progressing in Lucknow under the direction of Sharan Sharma.
Kargil Girl is an upcoming biopic based on the life of India’s first woman combat pilot, Gunjan Saxena. Angad Bedi is playing the role of Gunjan’s brother, Anshuman Saxena. The ongoing schedule of Kargil Girl will be wrapped up by 2nd March after which the whole team will return to Mumbai. Apart from Kargil Girl, Janhvi Kapoor has also signed Karan Johar’s Takht and she joins the sets after she wraps up Kargil Girl. The film is slated for release by the end of 2019.