The movie revolves around Amay Patnaik, a fearless income tax officer who carries out a long raid at the mansion of the most powerful man in Lucknow after someone mysteriously draws his attention towards the evidence.
The film is based on the subject of real-life income tax raid of Congress MLA Sardar Inder, from Kanpur on 16 July 1981. Around 90 income tax officers under the leadership of the then Income Tax Commissioner of Lucknow, Sharda Prasad Pandey, carried out this raid.
The 18-hour-long raid had 45 people just for the counting of the notes.
The raid was conducted in the exact manner as depicted in the movie.
Pushpa Joshi who is 85 years old, makes her debut with the movie and will be seen portraying the role of Saurabh Shukla’s mother.