New Delhi: The first song ‘Haanikaarak Bapu’ of Aamir Khan’s upcoming film Dangal is out and it’s delightful. The actor, who is seen as a tough father, tries his best to train his daughters to become world champions. He is hard-nosed and very passionate about wrestling.
The song features two daughters Geeta Phogat and Babita Kumari, complaining about their father Mahavir Singh Phogat and his ruthless side as he shapes their wrestling careers.
Shot in Ludhiana, it gives that authentic feel and makes the song worth watching.
The song has been written by Amitabh Bhattacharya and composed by Pritam.
In the song, Aamir is seen in a ‘Hitler’ dad mode, who makes his daughters undergo rigorous training to win the wrestling championship titles. But the daughters want to live a normal childhood.
They want to play, they want to watch television, they want to have roadside gol gappas and lastly they want to get rid of this torture called wrestling.
They are telling their father that “you are not good for our health.”
The daughters also request their father, “Hum pe thodi daya toh karo, hum nanhe baalak hai,” but he is merciless.
Haanikaarak Bapu is a song of innocense and experience and is just overall perfect and has already got 137, 074 views within a day.
Dangal is a sports biopic about Mahavir Singh Phogat, played by Aamir Khan. The film portrays the patriarchy in the societies where women are bound to stay inside their kitchens and cook.
Directed by Nitesh Tiwari, the film is slated to release on December 23, 2016.