Bollywood Actor Vivek Oberoi to make film on Ahom General ‘Lachit Borphukan’


GUWAHATI: Bollywood Actor Vivek Oberoi on Sunday in the Xohudar 2020-21 programme at Majuli in Assam announced a movie on the life of Ahom General Lachit Borphukan.

Speaking at the event Vivek Oberoi started his speech in Assamese language. Vivek said, “Aapunaluk kenekua ase? Aapunar Val? Mur Maajuli ahi biraat val lagise?(How are you all? Good? I am very much elated to visit Majuli). Vivek further said, “I want to make a movie on the life of great Ahom general Lachit Borphukan with around seventy percent artists from Assam.”

The Bollywood star added, “CM Sonowal is a big brother to me. He is very sweet at heart, honest and grounded to the earth. I have never met any CM who is so simple yet ambitious. The kind of love he has for his people of Assam is unimaginable. He has dedicated his life for the people of the state”.

Chief Minister Sarabananda Sonowal, Union MoS Rameshwar Teli, MP Kamakhya Prasad Tasa and other dignitaries were present in the programme.

After arriving in Assam, Vivek Oberoi Tweeted,”Always a great pleasure meeting my dear friend and big bro “Xorbada” the dynamic and extremely dedicated CM of Assam

@sarbanandsonwal . It’s awesome to see such an honest, down to earth and simple CM”