The trailer of Ajay Devgn‘s upcoming thriller movie ‘Raid’ is released. In the trailer, Ajay grabs the attention as rough and tough, no-nonsense Income Tax (IT) officer Amay Patnaik. Already the viewer-ship of this trailer crosses 20 millions on Youtube. In the trailer, we can see the struggle of an IT officer that he must go through to conduct a raid on one of the wealthy goons of the city, here Saurabh Shukla. Ajay looks quite rough and tough and his grumpy face proves that he won’t take anything for granted. We can see Ajay delivering some power-packed dialogues in a proper UP accent. Ajay leaves no stone unturned to put an end to those who indulge in corruption. And his chemistry with Ileana D’cruz is beautiful, their relationship as husband-wife can be seen as mature and based on trust and mutual understanding. The film is set on the longest Raid in Lucknow in 1981.
Bollywood has given us various films showcasing some interesting stories of policemen and defence personnel, but Ajay Devgn’s upcoming film Raid is one of its kind with the story revolving around officers from the Indian Revenue Service (IRS). Starring Ajay Devgn and Ileana D’Cruz, the upcoming thriller is set in Uttar Pradesh and is inspired by the real-life raid incidents which caught the attention of everyone back in the 80’s. Presented by Gulshan Kumar & T-series present, produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Kumar Mangat Pathak and Abhishek Pathak, Raid is directed by Raj Kumar Gupta. This Panorama Studios production will releases on 16th March 2018.