first_imgAamir Khan, who is currently in Ludhiana to shoot for his upcoming film Dangal, took some time off from his hectic schedule to pay a visit to the Golden Temple in Amritsar. Aamir went to seek blessings for Dangal on Sunday morning. The Dangal team is to camp in the vicinity for more than two months to film portions of the Nitesh Tiwari directorial. The film is based on the life of legendary wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat and his daughters.ALSO READ: A beefed up Aamir Khan begins shooting for Dangal in Ludhiana Known to be Bollywood’s Mr. Perfectionist, Aamir Khan has put on 30 kgs to step into the shoes of a wrestler for the film. He had earlier shared his worry about the weight gain. “I am 95 kg right now and that’s enough for the character. My breathinghas changed… when I tie my laces, my stomach comes in between. After20 seconds, I have to (take a long) breath, Aamir told IANS.ALSO READ: I think I’m playing with my health, says Aamir Khan Aamir plays the role of the wrestler who trained his two daughters Geeta and Babita in wrestling. The two girls went on to win the gold and silver medal in the sport at the 2010 Commonwealth games held in India.  The film also stars Rajkummar Rao and Sakshi Tanwar in pivotal roles. Newcomers Fatima Shaikh and Sanya Malhotra will be seen in the role of Aamir’s daughters in the film. The film is slated to release during Christmas next year.last_img read more