The last time Pankaj Batra and Rahat Fateh Ali Khan collaborated, the world became a more soulful place with the evergreen, iconic love song ‘Main Tenu Samjhawan Ki.’ After 13 years, the director-singer duo has come together for another love ballad ‘Dhola’ for Zee Studios and Pankaj Batra Films’ next film “Mitran Da Naa Chalda.” The song stars the fresh pairing of Gippy Grewal and Tania on the silver screen.Rahat Fateh Ali Khan added, “I am delighted to be associated with Pankaj Batra again for ‘Dhola.'”
Shariq Patel, CBO, Zee Studios added, “‘Dhola’ is a soul-stirring ballad bringing back the brilliance of Rahat Fateh Ali Khan and Pankaj Batra after 13 years. We are thrilled to bring this love tribute to all the music- enthusiasts worldwide.”Pankaj Batra, director, “Mitran Da Naa Chalda,” further added, “Rahat Fateh Ali Khan’s magic is all set to enthrall the music-lovers worldwide with our new song ‘Dhola.’ It is always a pleasure collaborating with Rahat Fateh Ali Khan.”Music for the song has been given by Jay K aka Jassi Katyal, lyrics have been penned down by Ricky Khan, the track has been mixed, mastered and programmed by Jay K, female vocals have been lent by Cherry, backing choir by Akshita, Guitar and Stroke by Shomu Seal, flute by Flute PreetRhythm and percussions by Shibu Ji and Mr Anup.
The film, “Mitran Da Naa Chalda” is a modern satire on the way women are treated in the country today anchored by the effervescent Gippy Grewal. The film’s star cast includes Gippy Grewal, Tania, Raj Shoker, Shweta Tiwari, Renu Kaushal, Anita Devgan, Nirmal Rishi, Hardip Gill, and many more artists. It has been directed by Pankaj Batra and written by Rakesh Dhawan. The trailer of the film has already amassed immense adulation from the critics and the audiences and shall hit the screens on 8th March 2023.