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Bastar on Zee5: Adha Sharma as IPS officer Neerja Madhavan is set for war against naxalites; Watch!

Adah Sharma’s political thriller ‘Bastar: The Naxal Story‘ is set to arrive on Zee 5 on May 17, 2024.

Bastar on Zee5: Adha Sharma as IPS officer Neerja Madhavan is set for war against naxalites; Watch!
Bastar: The Naxal Story

Last Updated: 12.42 PM, May 11, 2024


The makers of The Kerala Story are finally coming with their much-talked-about film Bastar: The Naxal Story on OTT. The film, which is directed by Sudipto Sen is produced by Vipul Amrutlal Shah and stars Adah Sharma in the lead role. The movie is now finally coming on the OTT platform, ZEE5, on May 17, 2024. 

The makers are making sure to keep up with the excitement for the film as they have now released a new video on their social media platforms that shares glimpses from the film. 

Bastar: The Naxal Story New Promo

Sharing the video, the official account of ZEE5 shared a video and wrote: "No one can get away from Neerja Madhavan after hurting the nation and its defense force. #Bastar, inspired by true events, premieres 17th May, only on #ZEE5. Available in Hindi and Telugu. #BastarOnZEE5"

Take a look at the post here:

Bastar: The Naxal Story showcases the story of the Indian Maoists, who are known as the Naxals, who are said to have massacred hundreds of people during the Bastar uprising. They are said to have killed hundreds of people during the Bastar revolt, which started in Chattisgarh, India. The rebel organization was accused of destroying assets valued at billions of dollars. 

The film was overwhelmingly well-received by the audiences during its theatrical run and hence it is expected that the film will do well once it is released on OTT. The political thriller movie will be available to stream on ZEE5 on May 17, 2024, in Hindi and Telugu. 

In addition to Adah Sharma, the film also stars Kishor Kadam, Raima Sen, Anangsha Biswas, Subrat Dutta, Shilpa Shukla, Yashpal Sharma, and Indira Tiwari. The film is directed by Sudipto Sen, who also directed The Kerala Story, directed the political thriller.

Adah Sharma on Bastar's OTT release

Earlier, Adah shared in a media statement about the movie’s OTT release: “Bastar is a powerful film that tackles a sensitive and important issue. I’m overwhelmed by the love and appreciation that fans have showered upon my character during its theatrical release. With the digital premiere on ZEE5, I feel the film will reach an even wider audience and hope that they continue to shower their love and support. I’m grateful for the opportunity and it was an intense and challenging experience.”

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