72 Hours: Martyr Who Never Died

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72 Hours: Martyr Who Never Died
72 Hours, Martyr who never Died.jpg
Official Movie Poster
Directed byAvinash Dhyani
Produced byJS Rawat
Tarun Singh Rawat
Prashil Rawat
Written byAvinash Dhyani
Screenplay byAvinash Dhyani
StarringAvinash Dhyani
Mukesh Tiwari
Virendra Saxena
Alka Amin
Shishir Sharma
Gireesh Sahdev
Prashil Rawat
Music bySunjoy Bose
Background score:
Aslam Keyi
CinematographyHarish Negi
Edited byAjay Verma
JSR Production House
Release date
  • January 18, 2019 (2019-01-18)
Budget 11crore

72 Hours: Martyr Who Never Died is a 2019 Indian biographical drama film directed by Avinash Dhyani. The story is based on the life of Rifleman Jaswant Singh Rawat.[1] 55 years ago during 1962 Sino-Indian War , when the destiny of war was pre-decided, there stood a brave soldier from 4th Garhwal Rifle[2] against all odds and guarded our post from Nurunaang Base in Arunachal Pradesh then called NEFA border for 72 Hours. He was awarded Mahavir Chakra for his bravery posthumously, and is said to be guarding the post even after his death. Jaswant Singh has attained the status of a deity at the Sino-Indian frontier.Film get positive reviews from both audience and critics.[3]


Following the biography of Jaswant Singh Rawat, this movie is set in the 1960s, when apart from economic instability, famine and religious fights, India was struggling with the Sino-Indian War. Jaswant was born in a poor family of Garhwal, Dehradun. He grew up to be a responsible son, devoting his life towards study and his family, but due to several incidents, he decided to join the army at a young age and received his training at Garhwal in Pauri Garhwal District and became a soldier of Garhwal Rifles Regiment. Shortly after his training, their paltan is sent to defend the approaching Chinese army from the North-East front on India. Due to adverse circumstances, the infantry has to step back. However, Rifleman Jaswant Singh Rawat refuses to leave and fights against the Chinese army alone for 72 hours.


  • Avinash Dhyani as Rifle man Jaswant Singh Rawat
  • Mukesh Tiwari as Hawaldar CM Singh
  • Virendra Saxena as Shri Guman Rawat
  • Alka Amin as Leela Rawat
  • Shishir Sharma as Col. SN Tandon
  • Gireesh Sahdev as Nayak Sher Singh
  • Prashil Rawat as Rifleman Jeet Singh
  • Abhishek Maindola as Nayak Laali Chaman
  • Ishtiaaq Khan as Rifleman Darbaan Singh
  • Sumit Gulati as Rifleman Trilok Singh Negi
  • Yeshi Dema as Noora
  • Naman Tiwari as Young Jaswant Singh Rawat
  • Suraj Dholakhandi as Rifleman Leela Singh Rawat

Marketing and promotions[edit]

The first look of the movie was released on 27 November 2018.[4]The official teaser were released on 17 December 2018.[5][6][7]The official trailer will release on 24th December 2018.[8]


72 Hours: Martyr Who Never Died
Soundtrack album by
Sunjoy Bose
Released18 January 2019[9]
GenreFeature Film Soundtrack
External audio
Audio Jukebox on YouTube

The film's soundtrack is composed by Sunjoy Bose and lyrics penned by Vikas Chauhan, Seema Saini, Ashish Chaterjee, Sujata Devrani and Nishant Mishra.

1."Sau Jahan"Vikas ChauhanShaan3:47
2."Vandemataram"Ashish ChatterjeeSukhwinder Singh, Anupriya Chatterjee6:24
3."Tum Bepanah"Sujata Devrari, Vikas ChauhanMohit Chauhan, Priyanka Negi5:19
4."Door"Seema SainiShaan4:23
5."Ab toh Chal Padhe"Nishant MishraShaan, Sunjoy Bose4:20
6."Ore Chanda"Seema SainiShreya Ghoshal, Sunjoy Bose4:58
7."Sau Jahan" (Reprise)Vikas ChauhanMohit Mishra3:48
Total length:32:46


  1. ^ "72 Hours: Martyr Who Never Died". Times Of India. 2018-11-27. Retrieved 2018-11-27.
  2. ^ "biopic of Uttarakhand's martyr Jasawant Singh Rawat will release on 18th january. Know story of Jaswant Singh". News and Updates. 2019-01-10. Retrieved 2019-01-16.
  3. ^ "We salute the poster of 72 HOURS MARTYRS WHO NEVER DIED". Glamsham. 2018-11-27. Retrieved 2018-11-27.
  4. ^ "First Look Poster of the film 72 Hours,Martyr who never died". IndiaTVTimess.com. 2018-11-27. Retrieved 2018-11-27.
  5. ^ "Teaser (72 Hours)". BollywoodHungama.Com. 2018-12-18. Retrieved 2018-12-18.
  6. ^ "72 Hours: Martyr Who Never Died - OfficialTeaser". Times Of India. 2018-12-17. Retrieved 2018-12-17.
  7. ^ "72 Hours: Martyr Who Never Died - OfficialTeaser". AmarUjala. 2018-12-17. Retrieved 2018-12-17.
  8. ^ "72 Hours: Martyr Who Never Died - OfficialTrailer". NEWS POST. 2018-12-19. Retrieved 2018-12-19.
  9. ^ "72 Hours: Martyr Who Never Died - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack". Saavn.