Nawzuddin Siddiqui’s upcoming movie ‘Manjhi-the mountain man’ poster has released byBombay Times. The film is about the life of a well-known personality Dashrath Manjhi, who is popularly known as ‘the mountain man’.
The film is based on the real life story of Dashrath Manjhi.Who was a poor labourer in the extremely remote Gehlaur village of Gaya, Bihar. He is famous for carving a path on a mountain by using a hammer and a chisel- for love.When Manjhi’s wife Paghunia is bringing food for him has died as she slipped from the mountain. Manjhi had been unable to take his wife to the nearest doctor which was 70 kms away and the path was extremely dangerous.So Manjhi decided to carve a path on the mountain.
The film and concept is by director Ketan Mehta and the script has been written by Shahzad Ahmed and Rajbali Anjum. The music has composed by Sandesh Shandilya. The film is set to be released on 21st August. On behalf of the movie Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui expressd his views that he never played this role in the past.