Actor Vicky Kaushal, who will be next seen in Meghna Gulzar’s upcoming movie – a biopic on India’s first Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw – paid a tribute to Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw on his death anniversary on Saturday.
Vicky, on his social media shared a video, featuring an original photo of Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw along with a new look of himself as Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw from the movie. Vicky Kaushal also attached this note to his post: “Remembering one of India’s finest – Field Marshal Sam Manekshaw. This journey is going to be very special!” Directed by Meghna Gulzar, Sam has been written by Bhavani Iyer.”
Sam Manekshaw was the Chief of the Army Staff of the Indian Army during the Indo-Pakistani War of 1971, and the first Indian Army officer to be promoted to the rank of field marshal. His military career spanned four decades and five wars, beginning with service in the British Indian Army in World War II. He was awarded the Padma Vibhushan and the Padma Bhushan