Rakesh Omprakash Mehra is keen to shoot Bhaag Milkha Bhaag very authentically. Hence he has been putting a lot of time and effort in getting the detailing of the project correct.
Now it is a known fact that Milkha Singh was born and brought up in the border towns of Pakistan and Rakesh is keen to go the same towns and shoot with Farhan Akhtar. .
However, the production who has been to reiki in Pakistan and India - in both bordering towns feel the typography in both states is so close that they would be able to shoot in either places without any issues. .
Rakesh Om Prakash Mehra says, "Yes we are quiet keen to shoot on the borders of Pakistan to get more authenticity to the film as Milkha was born in one of the towns there. We will be applying for permissions soon." .
But Rakesh is keen to apply for permissions before taking this call. .
Farhan Akhtar has devoted all his energies and getting ready to play the Flying Sikh of India. He has been going through rigorous training schedule.