Despite being released more than 25 years ago, Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge, a film that was directed by Aditya Chopra continues to attract massive followings among the Bollywood fans. The 1995 film that brought that Shah Rukh Khan in the limelight marked its 25th birthday on October 20th. Shortened as DDLJ the film that saw Khan star as Raj and Kajol as Simran respectively was produced by Yash Raj Films. More than seven days ago, reports that a bronze statue of both Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol will be launched in Leicester Square in London emerged on the Internet. According to the information, the statue that’s aimed at honoring a film with outstanding love stories is expected to be unveiled before the end of next year.
While making the announcement on Monday, the Heart of London Business Alliance spokesperson that the DDLJ statue is part of the attraction scenes that they initiated couples of years ago in the United Kingdom capital. This means that the scenes in the Square is going sport high-rated characters in the film sector. It’s important to note that every character will come with an interactive and impressive bronze statues. More importantly, the presence of light during the night will ensure that they brought back to life. Experts believe that DDLJ was chosen because Leicester Square acted as a setting for a scene when the lovebirds first met as strangers. There is no doubt that it will help in bridging cultural bridges that have been profound in this sector. Event organizers are hoping that both Khan and Kajol will make travel so that they can join other invited guests
At the start of DDLJ film you will find Amrish Puri acting as Baldev feeding pigeons while longing to go back to India. DDJL brings an intimacy relationship between two souls that don’t stay in India but respect Indian culture. This film saw Simran and Raj meet accidentally in a London train when they were on their tours to European nations. Although the duo fall for each other, Simran’s father, Baldev proves to be a stumbling block. He could not support their relationship since he had a plan in place that could see Simran marry Kuljeet who stay in Punjab.
Baldev wants to use this opportunity to reunite with his old friend. He hatches plans that will ensure that the relationship between Simran and Raj does not hold waters. It’s important to know that DDLJ brings the beautiful features of Punjab, a town that is cherished throughout the film. This comes as Bollywood reveals that DDLJ will be re-released in several theaters around the continent.