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Biopic celebrates India's 'Flying Sikh'

A new Bollywood film based on the life of legendary athlete Milkha Singh starring heart throb actor Farhan Akhtar is released worldwide on 12 July.

Farhan Akhtar stars in a new film, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag - Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's movie about the Indian athletics icon, known as The Flying Sikh.

Singh was a world champion runner who famously lost the 400m final at the Rome Olympics. He was well known for his tough training regimes and determination to win.

Film footage courtesy of Reliance Entertainment.