MX player has plenty of shows that have impressed the audience so far. There are many web series that have gained enormous viewers in the lockdown too. One such series is Bhaukaal. This MX original series is a crime drama with Mohit Raina in the lead role. Directed by Jatin Wagle, Bhaukaal is inspired by an IPS officer, and therefore, Mohit Raina is playing the role of that officer himself. He is playing the character of Naveen Sikhera. So we can say that this story is about a real Singham. Is Bhaukaal based on a true story? Let’s know about it!
Being an IPS officer is not easy as it demands determination, discipline, and selfless service. They are the superheroes in reality and put the security of the public first before anything else. This is what exactly that has been shown in the series. When the series was announced, since then people were eager to know whether Bhaukaal was based on a true story or not? the show took its inspiration from the real IPS officer.
Bhaukaal Shows The Real-Life Hero
There is a city in India that is often referred to as the crime capital of the country. It is none other than Muzaffarnagar. This series is set in Muzaffarnagar 2003. Naveen Sikhera was appointed as the SSP and then was transferred to this city. However, it was not a normal transfer for all those gangsters who never paid attention or had fear of the police departments. The city was under the control of two gangs who carried their businesses without any barriers in their way.
After Naveen was given the charge of Muzaffarnagar, it served as the punishment for both the gangs. Until his arrival, the local police never interrupted and interfered in their way. Therefore, Naveen Sikhera takes up the charge to clean the city and punish the criminals. As the new SSP, he was committed to his duty and hence he executes certain plans and encounters to destroy the Shaukeen and Dedha gang. He has to go against the local bodies so that he can make people believe in the law, once again.
Mohit Raina on his role as Naveen Sikhera
The actor did an incredible job in Bhaukaal. When he was offered this role he said that to be in the uniform of that courageous and brave police officer who broke the old criminal and local political nexus gives him the opportunity for this role play. Adding to his statement is said that he is excited and happy to play the character of Naveen Sikhera.
About The Series: Bhaukaal
It is a crime drama produced by Sameer Nair, Harman Baweja, Pammi Baweja, and Deepak Segal. Apart from Mohit Raina, the cast of Bhaukaal includes Abhimanyu Singh as Shaukeen, Pradeep Nagar as Pintu Dedha, Siddhanth Kapoor as Chintu Dedha, and Bidita Bag as Nazneen. The other actors in prominent roles include Sunny Hinduja, Rashmi Rajput, and Gulki Joshi. The entire cast did complete justice to the part they played. The series was released on 11th May 2020 on MX player and included 10 episodes in total. With a total running time of over 5 hours, the story seems real. If you are willing to watch a cop action film, then you must go for Bhaukaal it will keep you could up until the end.