To the brave Maratha heroes! Respect. #ThirdBattleOfPanipat https://t.co/KfhYjIEomc
— Arjun Kapoor (@arjunk26) 1547441507000
Ashutosh Gowariker’s film is based on the third Battle of Panipat between the Maratha forces and the invading army of the King of Afghanistan, Ahmad Shah Abdali, supported by two Indian allies – the Rohilla Afghans of the Doab and Shuja-ud-Daula, the Nawab of Awadh. The film also stars Kriti Sanon who essays the role of Sadashivrao’s second wife Parvatibai. The film also stars Sanjay Dutt in a leading role.