The first look poster of Alia Bhatt, lead character of Udta Punjab, has been unveiled and it looks promising. After the makers released Kareena Kapoor Khan, Shahid Kapoor and Diljit Dosanjh’s first looks, finally the character poster of Alia is out. the makers of the film released Alia’s look in the film that of a girl on the run, looking quite dishevelled and dusty. Alia’s character in the movie will be of a migrant from Bihar who will be raped. She comes to Punjab in search for work, but ends up becoming a victim of drug trafficking. In the poster, her de-glam and gritty look explains a bit of her character in the film.

Alia’s father Mahesh Bhatt too shared the motion poster and captioned it: “Anything is possible if you have got enough nerve”.

Shahid will be seen as a spoilt rockstar Tommy Singh, who will get involved in a drug-related controversy. Kareena plays the role of doctor Preet Sahani, who will sacrifice her easy-going life to move to Punjab to tackle the drug menace. And, Punjabi star Diljit will be seen as a cop in his Bollywood debut movie.

Udta Punjab, a drama thriller, is directed by Abhishek Chaubey. Co-produced by Phantom Films and Balaji Motion Pictures, the movie tells the story of substance abuse in the Indian state of Punjab.

Sidharth Malhotra tweeted along with the poster, “Dramatic impactful transformation awaiting trailer Udta Punjab Alia In Udta punjab.”


Alia Bhatt, Shahid Kapoor, Diljit Dosanjh and Kareena kapoor Khan Udta Punjab releases on June 17.

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