Akshay Kumar's 'Mission Mangal' gets ISRO's appreciation
"Ek Desh. Ek Sapna. India to be a space superpower. Few Days to go for achieving new Milestone! #Chandrayaan2," ISRO's official Instagram handle commented on Akshay's post.
A couple of days back, Akshay Kumar had shared teaser of his upcoming movie 'Mission Mangal' on Instagram. He had captioned the post as, "Ek Desh. Ek Sapna. Ek Ithihaas. The true story of India's #SpaceMission to Mars is here. #MissionMangalTeaser out now!"
Directed by Jagan Shakti and co-produced by R Balki, Mission Mangal is based on the story of the scientists of ISRO, who contributed to the country's first interplanetary expedition Mars Orbiter Mission (MOM).
Scheduled to release on August 15, the film also stars Vidya Balan, Taapsee Pannu, Sonakshi Sinha, Nithya Menen, Sharman Joshi and Kirti Kulhari in pivotal roles.