Raid Trailer; Ajay Devgn Impresses in His Taxman Avatar

The official trailer of Raid, starring Ajay Devgn in the lead role, is out. Set in the 1980s, the movie revolves around the longest raid by a team of income tax department led by Ajay.

The official trailer of Ajay Devgn’s upcoming movie Raid is out. Ajay appears as Amay Patnaik, Deputy Commissioner of Income Tax. The Baadshaho actor tweeted about his role a day before tweeting the official trailer. “Meet Amay Patnaik - Deputy Commissioner of Income Tax, Lucknow,” Ajay tweeted. “Heroes don't always come in uniform. Here's the #RaidTrailer ... in cinemas on 16th March," the actor wrote on his official Twitter account. Set in the backdrop of 1980s, the movie speaks about one of the longest IT-raids in the country. The trailer begins with Ajay knocking on the gate announcing his arrival for the raid. Actress Ileana D'Cruz will play the lady lead opposite Ajay as his wife in the film. The movie also features actor Saurabh Shukla in a major role. Directed by Raj Kumar Gupta and written by Ritesh Shah, the movie is jointly produced by Bhushan Kumar, Krishan Kumar, Kumar Mangat Pathak and Abhishek Pathak. The movie is slated to hit the theatres on March 16.