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After portraying a badass in Baadshaho, Ajay Devgn to play an Income Tax officer in his next

Actor Ajay Devgn, who is prepping up for the release of his forthcoming film Baadshaho, is all set for his next interesting Bollywood project.
Written by: India TV Entertainment Desk New Delhi August 14, 2017 16:34 IST
India TV Entertainment Desk

Ajay, who will be seen leading a badass gang in his forthcoming film Baadshaho, will be interestingly essaying an Income Tax officer in his next. Titled as Raid, Ajay’s next is based on a real-life incident, which will showcase one of the most talked about high profile income tax raid of India. The film is basically set in Uttar Pradesh. 

Raid is written by Pink and Airlift writer Ritesh Shah and it will be directed by No One Killed Jessica director Rajkumar Gupta. The other cast of Ajay’s film is still to be decided. The shooting of raid will commence from next month and it is slated to release on April 20, 2018.

While talking about his forthcoming film the maker of Raid Rajkumar said, "Raid is a story that needs to be told on the big screen. I am looking forward to my collaboration with Ajay sir, Bhushanji, Kumarji and Abhishek on this film."

Producer of Raid, Bhushan Kumar said, "Ajay Devgn is a great actor. We have produced 'Baadshaho' and are now happy to be also producing 'Raid.' It is a content driven film and we are excited to produce it."

While, another producer of Raid Abhishek Pathak said, "As producers, we are always on the lookout for exciting material and it all starts there and with 'Raid' it is a continuation of our thought-process of backing films with content like 'Special Chabbis' and 'Drishyam' which we produced and 'Rustom' which we acquired for all India distribution. We are looking forward to our association with Raj Kumar Gupta on this film."

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