The peppy dance number Zingaat from the Marathi film Sairat (2016) got the nation swinging to its beats. And now, people can’t stop talking about the Hindi version of the track which is part of Sairat‘s official Hindi remake Dhadak, with Janhvi Kapoor & Ishaan Khatter as the lead characters. Zingaat has got over 19 million views within just two days of its release. The Marathi version of the song has 110 million views so far.
When Janhvi was asked about her filmmaker father Boney Kapoor’s reaction to the song, Janhvi said: “He is very happy with the response for this song. He actually updates me that the song is trending and it has got a large amount of views on various digital and social media platforms.”
Speaking of the significance of Zingaat in the film, Janhvi said: “This song is very important in terms of the story-line and characters of the film.”
Sharing her feelings about the audience’s response to the film’s recently-released song “Zingaat”, she said: “I am feeling really happy that we have received a positive response for the song. I understand that most people are attached with Marathi ‘Zingaat’ song but this song is very important in terms of the storyline and characters of the film. We had so much fun shooting that song so, I hope people will enjoy it while watching it on the big screen.”
In an interview, she also said that the film has a social message. Talking about the same, the actress said “Our film is based on a social issue. This film will give a really strong social message which is why I feel everyone should watch this film.”
Dhadak is a remake of the Marathi Film Sairat. It is produced by Karan Johar, Zee Studios, Hiroo Yash Johar and Apoorva Mehta. The movie is slated to hit the screens on July 20, 2018.
Watch the song here: