Chakravyuh is also a story of two friends: Arjun Rampal

By Hindustan Times

Arjun Rampal, who is playing a cop in filmmaker Prakash Jha’s Chakravyuh, reveals that the film, which is based on the Naxal movement across eastern and central India, is also about the bond of friendship.

“This is an extremely topical film as it’s set against the backdrop of Naxalism, yet, it’s a beautiful story about two friends,” says Arjun. Actor Abhay Deol plays the role of his friend in the film.

Unlike his recent hits —RA.One (2011) and Rajneeti (2010) — where he played grey to dark shaded characters, Arjun plays the role of an honest police officer in Chakravyuh.

“He is strict and loyal, a man who has strong ideological beliefs and wants to do something for society,” says Arjun, adding, “It’s a tough film. I hope t