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Neerja was a landmark film in Sonam Kapoor’s profession. Playing Neerja Bhanot, a flight attendant who gave up her life serving folks on board a aircraft which was attacked by terrorists, gained Sonam a lot crucial acclaim. February 19 marked 4 years for the reason that movie hit theatres. Sonam took to her Twitter to recollect the film and Neerja Bhanot.

4 Years Of Neerja: Sonam Says It Was An Honour To Play Her

In a touching notice, Sonam tweeted, “Portraying a young girl from Bombay who saved the lives of the 359 passengers on-board Pan AM Flight 73 was not only challenging but also a great honor. As the movie completes its 4th anniversary, I would want people to recall how fear gave courage to the young Neerja Bhanot.”

She additionally shared footage of a nonetheless from the film, her personal picture with Neerja’s mom Rama Bhanot, an iconic {photograph} of Neejra, and a tribute to the courageous girl.

The tribute learn, “Neerja Bhanot has become an inspiration to one and all since the dramatic events of the Pam Am Flight 73 – Bombay to New York unfolded in 1986. She died shielding three children from a hail of gunfire. Her bravery will forever be a lasting tribute to the finest qualities of the human spirit.”

In one other tweet, Sonam wrote, “She was the true icon of bravery, strength, and sacrifice for our country. She continues to be an inspiration to everyone. #4YearsOfNeerja @atulkasbekar #ShabanaAzmi #RamMadhvani @jimSarbh @shekharravjiani #Saiwyn #BlingGlobal @foxstarhindi,” (sic).

Neerja gained Sonam her first National Film Award, and the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress. The movie was directed by Ram Madhvani, and it co-starred Shabana Azmi, Jim Sarbh, Yogendra Tiku, Shekhar Ravjiani, Kavi Shastri and others.

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