AR Rahman troupe in Odisha for Hockey World Cup Anthem song

Bhubaneswar: Ahead of the Men’s Hockey World Cup at Kalinga Stadium in Bhubaneswar, Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan and leading composer AR Rahman will be seen in action in the State.

King Khan will be seen in the anthem video composed by Rahman and the shooting for the song has already begun. The lyrics of the anthem have been penned by Gulzar.

Sources said AR Rahman’s troupe has already arrived in Odisha.

The shooting of the anthem video will be carried out at Kalinga Stadium, Barabati Stadium in Cuttack and Chandrabhaga beach in Konark.

“We have come here for the shoot of the anthem video which will be directed by AR Rahman,” said a member of the group adding that the video is expected to be released next month.

Bhubaneswar DCP, Anup Sahoo informed that adequate security measures will be undertaken for security of mega stars.

“Our focus will certainly be on security as huge crowd is expected to throng the stadiums to witness Bollywood stars. Apart from security arrangements both in and around the stadium, security will be beefed up at the place of stay and transit of actors,” said Sahoo.

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