According to several sources, the SGPC proposed Aamir Khan to make a film on Hari Singh Nalwa. While the Bollywood actor visited Sri Darbar Sahib in November 2019, he met with SGPC officials who proposed the film idea to the actor.
Aamir Khan requested credible books on the Sikh general and in a recent exchange with the SGPC, the Sikh organization gave him several books on the general.
News Portal Sikh24 reported the following:
Sharing the development with media, Dr. Roop Singh informed that he met Aamir Khan in Mumbai during his official visit regarding an agreement of Sri Guru Ram Dass Medical College with Tata Memorial Cancer Hospital (Mumbai).
“I gave him two English books named ‘Hari Singh Nalwa’ and ‘Champion of the Khalsa Ji’ which are written by S. Avtar Singh and Vaneet Nalwa respectively,” he informed while adding that Aamir Khan has assured him that he will read these books.
Dr. Roop Singh further said that Sardar Hari Singh Nalwa is the only personality in world’s history who conquered Afghanistan. “I want a movie on Sardar Hari Singh Nalwa so that our next generations could get apprised of the great Sikh history in an easy and convenient way,” he added.