Sonam Kapoor starrer Neerja, starts off with the words "In 1986, India, Pakistan & USA gave their bravery award to an Indian girl. She was only 23."
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The trailer, shows the happy life of Neerja, dancing, modelling and enjoying life to the fullest, with her parents and friends.
Neerja, who loves her job, leaves to perfom her duty on Pan Am Flight 73.
Tragedy occurs, as the flight carrying 359 lives, gets hijacked by terrorists on September 5, 1986 at Karachi. The brave young girl, Neerja, fights & saves all the people on-board and loses her own life during the process.
Neerja, is the real life story of a courageous young girl, a flight attendant by profession, and the youngest civilian to be awarded the Ashoka Chakra for her bravery.
Sonam Kapoor's Neerja, is slated to be released on February 19, 2016.