Meet the Real life People of Mission Raniganj Film

Mission Raniganj is an Indian film released this year, starring Akshay Kumar, Parineeti Chopra, Pavan Malhotra, Kumud Mishra, and Ravi Kishan in the lead roles. We are going to share some interesting facts about Mission Raniganj and meet the real-life people of Mission Raniganj.

Real Story of Mission Raniganj Coalfield Collapse

The Mahabhir Colliery in Raniganj a small town in West Bengal, India, had a major mining accident, it is called as Raniganj Coalfield collapse, It happened on April 10, 1989.

Many miners were trapped and thought to be dead as a result of the collapse, which resulted in the devastating loss of life.

There were reportedly about ninety miners underground when the collapse occurred, and because of the enormous damage the fall produced, rescuers had a difficult time getting to and freeing the trapped miners.

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Mission Raniganj: The Great Bharat Rescue

Mission Raniganj real life story film jaswant gill

The film is based on the real-life struggle and bravery of the engineers including the Jaswant Gill. It stars Akshay Kumar as Jaswant Gill also known as Capsule Man, it also stars Parineeti Chopra as Jaswant Gill’s wife Nirdosh Kaur Gill.

The cast of Mission Raniganj Film

Akshay Kumar as Jaswant Singh Gill
Parineeti Chopra as Nirdosh Kaur Gill
Kumud Mishra as R J Ujjwal
Pavan Malhotra as Bindal
Ravi Kishan as Bhola
Varun Badola as Shaligram
Dibyendu Bhattacharya as D Sen
Rajesh Sharma as Govardhan Roy
Gaurav Prateek as Diwakar
Virendra Saxena as Tapan Ghosh
Saanand Verma as Timepass man
Shishir Sharma as O P Dayal
Ananth Mahadevan as PM Natarajan
Aarif Zakaria as DG Om Chakravarti
Jameel Khan as Pasu
Sudhir Pandey as Behra
Bachan Pachera as Noor
Mukesh Bhatt as Murli
Omkar Das Manikpuri as Bishu

Jaswant Singh Gill and Akshay Kumar in Mission Raniganj

Jaswant Gill and Akshay Kumar mission raniganj real people from film

Mining engineer Jaswant Singh Gill gained notoriety for his daring rescue effort that saved the lives of sixty-five miners in 1989 when a coal mine collapsed in Raniganj, West Bengal.

Gill, who was born in November 1939 in Sathiala, Amritsar, finished school at the Khalsa School.

He continued on to the Indian School of Mines in Dhanbad, Jharkhand, where he earned a BSc (Honours) degree.

In 1973, Gill began working for Coal India Limited, and in 1998, he retired as chief engineer.

Nirdosh Kaur Gill and Parineeti Chopra in Mission Raniganj

Mission raniganj real people Nirdosh kaur

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) about Jaswant Singh Gill

Q. How many sons do Jaswant Gill and Nirdosh Kaur have?

A. They have two sons one of the sons Dr Sarpreet Singh Gill is a doctor in the USA.

Q. Mission Raniganj is a completely True story?

A. No, It is based on the same incident, but there have been changes made to the film, to make it more engaging and exciting, but the character of Jaswant Gill and Nirdosh Kaur were real in the film.

Q. Where can I watch Mission Raniganj in HD Online?

A. Mission Raniganj is all set to release on OTT on Netflix, on December 1, 2023.

Q. Will Mission Raniganj be released on Amazon Prime Video?

A. No, Netflix bought the rights to the film, so you can watch it Online on Netflix.

Q. Who was the Prime Minister at the time of the incident?

A. Rajiv Gandhi was the Prime Minister of India.