The story revolves around a cricket match between the Indian Army and the Pakistan Army gone wrong and narrates the tale of the soldiers of Battalion 609 who put up a fight against the Taliban. After an attack on the Indian army near the LOC, the match which was to be played between India and Pakistan is cancelled. Anwar Hussein, a Pakistani soldier and cricket lover who was looking forward to the match, throws a cricket bat at the other end of the LOC and calls the Indian army and Indians a bunch of cowards. In response, the Indian army throws a ball towards them in anger. Soon, a verbal fight breaks between the two sides which leads to the two teams deciding to play a cricket match. where the losing team will have to take their post eighteen kilometres back.
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For the first time in Indian cinema , the audio launch of 'Battalion 609' was unveiled on the cricket field at Ekana Stadium, Lucknow. Read More