Employed as a camera-man at a popular television station QTV; Shivaji Rao Gaekwad work his way up and is eventually promoted as a reporter. One of his job involve interviewing the Chief Minister Balraj Chauhan. During the course of the interview he brings to light the true facts of Chauhan to the general public. Agrivated at this Chauhan decides that he will challenge him to become the Chief Minister for a day which he accepts. During his tenure Shivaji attempts to make the wrong right by punishing dishonest people while at the same time ensure that the masses get what they aspire for. But when his life return to normal he will find that nothing is the same anymore as he and his loved ones are made targets by Chauhan's goons this pushes Shivaji to enter politics and eventually elect as the Chief Minister - a Chief Minister who wants to continue the remaining of his day's work.
Fight the power
Did You Know?
Anil Kapoor's character was named after superstar Rajnikanth's original name Shivajirao Gaikwad this was because original Tamil version Mudhalvan 1999 was written with him in mind.But he declined the film.Hence the character name was retained in Hindi version which had Maharashtra in background. See more
The final closing scene is supposed to show Mumbai being transformed into a modern city. While the first frame shows the Dharavi slums of Mumbai, the next morphed frame shows an existing American city. To add to this, the helicopter shown has an American registration. See more
Remake of Mudhalvan
Chalo Chale Purva
Written by Anand Bakshi
Composed by A.R. Rahman
Performed by Kavita Krishnamurthy
and Udit Narayan
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