India’s political drama the ‘Accidental Prime Minister’ of more relevance to SL?
Hitting cinemas across India on January 11th 2019, the ‘Accidental Prime Minister’ is titled after the book penned under the same title with an addendum ‘The Making and Unmaking of Manmohan Singh’.
Authored by Sanjaya Baru the erstwhile Media Adviser to former Indian Premier Dr. Manmohan singh.
The trailer of the film, which was released on Thursday, shows Singh as the victim of the inside politics in Congress ahead of the 2014 general elections, in which the party was reduced to a record low tally.
The three-minute long trailer takes numerous potshots at Sonia Gandhi, Rahul, Priyanka and others from the Gandhi family. “Mahabharat mein do families thi. India mein toh ek hi hai (The Mahabharat had two families. India has only one),” the trailer begins, setting the tone for the film and a political slugfest.