"My eternal one… " Major Mukund Varadarajan's wife after watching Amaran Teaser!

(This article is authored by Alar)

The teaser of Sivakarthikeyan’s 23rd film ‘Amaran’ has created a buzz among the fans and the critics alike. The film is based on the life and sacrifice of Major Mukund Varadarajan, an Indian Army officer who was awarded the Ashoka Chakra, the highest peacetime gallantry award, for his valour in a counterterrorism operation in Jammu and Kashmir in 2014.

The film is a tribute to the heroism and patriotism of Mukund, who laid down his life for the nation at the age of 31. His wife, Indhu Rebecca Varghese, has expressed her mixed feelings of excitement and grief on her social media profile.

She wrote, “Amaran…My eternal one… I have contemplated how to word this a thousand times, but as always I will simply let my heart speak. A decade has gone by and now it is time to eternalise his memory and act of patriotism on the silver screen. I can’t deny that I am looking forward to the movie but this excitement will be forever mingled with indelible grief, infinite love and unfailing hope. Standing in strength and grief with our families and every soul who knows what it is to lose one so precious for a worthy cause. JAI HIND!!!”

The film is directed by Rajkumar Periyasamy, and produced by Raaj Kamal Films International and Sony Pictures Films India. Sivakarthikeyan himself plays the role of Major Mukund Varadarajan, while Sai Pallavi plays his wife Indhu. The film also features Bhuvan Arora, Rahul Bose, Lallu, Ajaey Naga Raaman, Mir Salman, Gaurav Venkatesh, and Shreekumar in supporting roles.

The film is an adaptation of the book series India’s Most Fearless by Shiv Aroor and Rahul Singh, which chronicles the stories of India’s brave soldiers. The film has music composed by G. V. Prakash Kumar, cinematography by CH Sai and editing by R. Kalaivanan.

The film is expected to release in 2024 and promises to be a gripping and emotional saga of a true hero. The teaser of the film has already garnered over 10 million views on YouTube and has received positive feedback from the audience and the critics. The film is likely to be a blockbuster and a fitting homage to Major Mukund Varadarajan and his family.