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'Ankhein 2' to have its mahurat today

Updated: Aug 17, 2016 11:29 IST

New Delhi, Aug. 17(ANI): The sequel for Amitabh Bachchan's 2002 thriller 'Ankhein,' will officially be commencing with its 'mahurat' today.

The 74-year-old actor wrote on his Blog last night, "this for the mahurat tomorrow for 'ANKHEIN 2' the launch of the new film after where the first one ended .."

Alongside, he uploaded the snaps of the preparation from the set.

Reportedly, Big-B will continue as a baddie in the sequel produced Gaurang Doshi.

The 2002 heist thriller, directed by Vipul Amrutlal Shah, starred Akshay Kumar, Arjun Rampal, Sushmita Sen and Paresh Rawal along with Big-B in the leads. 'Ankhein' was an adaptation of Shah's own Gujarati play 'Andhalo Pato.'

According to further reports, 'Ankhein 2,' to be directed by Anees Bazmee, will have John Abrahan as a blind man and will take off from where the original left. (ANI)