Finally, Ludhiana city was seen buzzing with activities with the arrival of actor Aamir Khan on Sunday afternoon. The actor, who is to start shooting for his upcoming movie ‘Dangal’, will have a long stay of around two months. Aamir after checking into a high end hotel was seen mingling with guests and even allowing them to click selfies. The actor, who was seen sporting a casual look wearing blue T-shirt and black pyjamas, was carrying a book titled ‘Aarushi: Anatomy of a Murder’.
‘Dangal’ is based on the life of former wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat who hails from Haryana. As reported earlier, the shooting of movie will take place in villages like Narangwal, Kila Raipur and Gujjarwal, which have been transformed in getting a Haryanvi look. The production team has hired the services of local carpenters, artists and labors in designing the Haryanvi look for the above mentioned places. Aamir is expected to carry out a recce of the places on Monday and will start shooting from Tuesday.
As Aamir’s stay is of long duration, the actor has brought in his Mercedes car from Mumbai for his travel from hotel to locations. ‘Dangal’ is being directed by Nitesh Tiwari.