The film is based on a true story of Battle of Saragarhi, which was fought between the British Indian army’s Sikh Regiment and Afghan tribesmen in September 1897.

Akshay a brave-heart Sikh with his 21 brave Sikh soldiers trash down thousand Afghans. Parineeti Chopra plays Akshay Kumar’s love interest.

Helmed by Anurag Singh and produced by Karan Johar’s Dharma, 'Kesari' is slated to hit theatres on March 21.