‘Warrior Savitri’ to star Om Puri as ‘Yamraj’

Upendra Maheshhwari, co-producer of upcoming flick ‘Warrior Savitri’ has revealed that the veteran actor Om Puri, will be seen playing as ‘Yamraj’ in the movie. Discussing on the film, he told, "We have woven the plot around the ancient fable of Sati Savitri, Satyavaan and Yamaraj from 'Mahabharata' and adapted it according to contemporary setting. The role of Yamraj is played by none other than Om Puri, the title character of Savitri is played by (legendary music composer) O.P. Nayyar's granddaughter Niharica Raizada, while Rajat Barmecha essays the character of Satyavaan." Produced by Harinder Kanda under the banner of Dr. Bob’s Production, it is set to release in the summer of 2016.