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Dimapur boy finds a place in Bollywood

By EMN Updated: Feb 26, 2014 10:42 pm

[dropcap]M[/dropcap]ANY aspire to join Bollywood as actor and actress to earn name and fame. But for Dimapur boy, Bikash Barua, his talent in martial arts found him a place in the Bollywood after film actor Aditya Pancholi appointed him to train his son, Suraj Pancholi for action sequences in the film, Hero, produced by Salman Khan.
Bikash was interested in martial arts since his school days and pursued it seriously and later acquired black belts in Taekwondo.
He said he went to Mumbai in 2007 and worked for Sahara Company as a Bodyguard, but after a couple of years, he quit his job and decided to do something in action.
Bikash disclosed that he got an offer from Aditya Pancholi to train his son.
“We have been practicing for a long time to show amazing action scenes in his first movie, Hero,” he said disclosing that they were shooting action sequences in Manali on Wednesday.
The movie is directed by Nikhil Advani and is a remake of Jackie-Meenakshi 1982 blockbuster, “Hero”, which was directed and produced by Subhash Ghai.

By EMN Updated: Feb 26, 2014 10:42:54 pm