Udta Punjab Story
Director: Abhishek Chaubey
Udta Punjab is a black comedy crime movie that begins with Pakistani youths throwing drug packets in Punjab. Tommy is a Punjabi musician, who is addicted to cocaine, which lands him in jail. Here he meets two teenagers, who reveal that Tommy's lifestyle had inspired them to commit murder. Upon release, he accidentally shoots Tayaji in one of his ears. Tommy is sent to a farmhouse so that he can prepare for an upcoming concert.
Baurai works as a laborer at a farm in Punjab, which is used for drug peddling. She finds a drug packet and tries to sell to a potential buyer, but comes in contact with the original seller of heroin. She is chased and captured but she discards the packets in a well. For their loss, she is sexually assaulted by local officers. After some weeks, she manages to escape.
Preeti is a doctor, who runs a rehabilitation center. Sartaj is a junior police officer, who is aware that senior police is supporting drugs business. His younger brother, Balli gets addicted to Chaand, a locally made drug and is admitted in the rehabilitation center. Tommy starts preaching to his audience in a concert and is admonished. He hides in a dilapidated structure, where he meets Bauria. She is recaptured by the gang.
Tommy gets to know that she has been taken to a farmhouse and he reaches there. Preeti and Sartaj make a report regarding the drug gang. Balli tries to escape rehabilitation, and while stopping him, he accidentally stabs Preeti. Sartaj kills the entire gang involved in the drug racket. Tommy rescues Baurai. The government issues an inquiry into the illegal drug activities. Later, it is revealed that Bauria's real name is Mary Jane.
Udta Punjab received positive critic reviews. The movie bagged fifteen awards. It was one of the movies that were banned in Pakistan.
Udta Punjab Trailer