Afsar (2018 film)

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Theatrical release poster
Punjabi ਅਫਸਰ
Directed by Gulshan Singh
Produced by Amiek Virk
Manpreet Johal
Written by Jatinder Lall
Jass Grewal(Dialogue)
Screenplay by Jass Grewal
Story by Jass Grewal
Starring Tarsem Jassar
Nimrat Khaira
Gurpreet Ghuggi
Karamjit Anmol
Music by Gurcharan Singh
Cinematography Pradeep Khanvilkar
Edited by Manish More
Nadar Films
Vehli Janta Films
Distributed by Omjee Group
Release date
  • 5 October 2018 (2018-10-05) (India)
Country India
Language Punjabi
Box office ₹5.72 crore

Afsar is an Indian Punjabi film directed by Gulshan Singh starring Tarsem Jassar, Nimrat Khaira, Gurpreet Ghuggi and Karamjit Anmol in lead roles. The film is based on the concept that whether Kanungo is higher post than Patwari but the much respect is given to the Patwari rather than Kanungo. The film is co-produced by Nadar Films and Vehli Janta Films and marks as debut for director Gulshan Singh and debut in lead role for Nimrat Khaira.[1][2][3]

The film was theatrically released on 5 October 2018. The romantic comedy received good reviews from public whereas mixed from critics. Commercially, the film opened well and earned ₹5.72 crore in its opening weekend worldwide.


Jaspal, a government employee, falls in love with Harman, a school teacher, and wants to marry her. Harman's father withholds his consent because he wants his daughter to marry a Patwari and pressures Jaspal to do whatever it takes to achieve it.



Soundtrack album by Preet Hundal
R Guru & Jaidev Kumar
Released September 2018 (2018-09)
Recorded 2017–18
Genre Feature film soundtrack
Length 19:41
Language Punjabi
Label White Hill Music

Soundtrack of Afsar is composed by Jaidev Kumar, Preet Hundal and R Guru whereas background score is composed by Gurcharan Singh. Afsar features the vocals from Tarsem Jassar, Nimrat Khaira, Arjan Dhillon and Ranjit Bawa whereas lyrics were written by Tarsem Jassar, Arjan Dhillon, Harmanjeet and Gurbinder Mann. Music rights of the film were sold to White Hill Studios.

Track List[edit]

1."Sun Sohniye"Arjan DhillonJaidev KumarRanjit Bawa, Nimrat Khaira2:38
2."Kanungo"Gurbinder MannPreet HundalKaramjit Anmol1:52
3."Ishq Jeha Ho Gya"Arjan DhillonPreet HundalArjan Dhillon4:26
4."Udhaar Chalda"Arjan DhillonPreet HundalNimrat Khaira, Gurnam Bhullar4:19
5."Kheen Khaab"Tarsem JassarR GuruTarsem Jassar3:00
6."Khat"Arjan DhillonPreet HundalNimrat Khaira3:26
Total length:19:41


  1. ^ a b "'Afsar' first look: Pollywood gets a new on-screen jodi – Nimrat Khaira and Tasrem Jassar – Times of India". The Times of India. Retrieved 2018-09-08.
  2. ^ "Afsar (New Punjabi Movie) starring Tarsem Jassar and Nimrat Khaira –". – Gossip, Movies, Songs, Photos, Videos. Retrieved 2018-09-08.
  3. ^ Afsar Movie: Showtimes, Review, Trailer, Posters, News & Videos | eTimes, retrieved 2018-09-08

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