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Bollywood's answer to Four Lions?

Bollywood star and producer Farhan Akhtar's latest film Bangistan is being hailed as India's answer to Brit flick Four Lions

Bollywood star Farhan Akhtar has spoken for the first time about his upcoming production, which is being referred to as India's answer to Four Lions.

The actor told the BBC that Bangistan is about "young people being brainwashed in to believing certain ideology."

The film will be Bollywood's first mainstream comedy to deal with terrorism.

Akhtar spoke to the BBC Asian Network's Haroon Rashid.