Kurukshetra (2000 film)

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Directed by Mahesh Manjrekar
Produced by Dhirajlal Shah (associate producer)
Hasmukh Shah (associate producer)
Pravin Shah (producer)
Sagoon Wagh (executive producer)
Written by Mahesh Manjrekar
Starring Sanjay Dutt
Mahima Chaudhary
Om Puri
Mukesh Rishi
Music by Amar Haldipur
Himesh Reshammiya
Release dates
  • 10 November 2000 (2000-11-10)
Country India
Language Hindi

Kurukshetra is a 2000 Hindi film written and directed by Mahesh Manjrekar, 10 November 2000.The film stars Sanjay Dutt, Mahima Chaudhary and Om Puri in lead roles.


Kurukshetra is a story of war between evil and truth. The ACP Prithvi Raj Singh (Sanjay Dutt) is an honest and brave police officer. All dishonest police officers, rogues, criminals and corrupt politicians are scared of him. The day he joins duty in Mumbai city, he destroys all the illegal business of Iqbal Pasina (Mukesh Rishi). From that day onwards, Iqbal Pasina starts admiring ACP Prithvi Raj Singh. Prithvi Raj Singh with his wife, Anjali (Mahima Chaudhary) and sister, Aarti is living a happy life. Aarti is in love with Sub-Inspector Avinash. Anjali is sad because she lost her "Prithvi" who used to love her. "ACP Prithvi Raj Singh" is a totally different man, a man of law and duties. She lost her lover behind the uniform.

One day C.M. Babu Rao Deshmukh's son Ambar and his friend Rohit, trap a girl named Gita in a hotel room and both of them rape her. This brutal incident evokes into the battle of "Kurukshetra". The battle is fought between the C.M.Babu Rao Deshmukh and ACP Prithvi Raj Singh. The C.M. Babu Rao Deshmukh (Om Puri) has money,power and government infrastructure and on the other side, ACP Prithvi Raj Singh gets the support from opposition leader Sambhaji Yadav, Iqbal Pasina and their families. Sambhaji Yadav later betrays ACP Prithvi Raj and join hands with the C.M. Finally Prithvi Raj finds that law is helpless and kills both C.M. and Sambhaji Yadav.

Smalltime Actress (Suman Ranganathan) was seen in a guest appearance in the item song "nahi milega aisa ghaghra".



Song Singer(s)
"Aap Ka Aana Dil Dhadkana" Kumar Sanu & Alka Yagnik
"Banthan" Sukhwinder Singh, Sunidhi Chauhan
"Ishq Bhi Kya Cheez Hai" Kumar Sanu, Sonu Nigam & Alka Yagnik
"Jaanam Tere Liye" Kumar Sanu & Alka Yagnik
"Chal Shaadi Kar Lete" Kumar Sanu & Alka Yagnik
"Yeh Tera Kurukshetra Hai" Ravindra Sathe
"Ghagra" Sunidhi Chauhan


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