Actress Tena Dessae along with Neil Nitin Mukesh and director cum actor Manish Vatsalya, were shooting one of their climax scenes for action- thriller film, DUSSEHRA when during a scene which involved them running through fire at the S.P.’s bungalow, Tena Dessae ended up getting seriously burnt on her back.
Tena was immediately rushed to the hospital where the doctors have advised her complete bed rest. She will have to take a break from shooting for a week or so as she is unable to even wear her costumes due to the severity of the burns. Neil Nitin Mukesh, Tena Dessae, Director Manish Vatsalya along with the rest of the crew is currently in Pune shooting the action sequences for the film.
Director Manish Vatsalya comments, “It is very unfortunate that Tena got injured on the sets. All our prayers are with her and we wish her a speedy recovery. As of right now, all she needs is rest.”
Neil Nitin Mukesh who is still shaken by this ordeal comments, “I’m glad Tena is safe. It was really scary for a minute. There was utter panic all around with people running hay wire. Luckily the fire was immediately extinguished and Tena was rushed to the hospital. I met her and she seems to be doing better. I’m hopeful that she should be back on the sets in no time.”
The film stars Neil Nitin Mukesh, Tena Dessae, Pooja Welling, Govind Naamdev, Ashwini Kalsekar, Murli Sharma, Shubhangi Gokhale, Pankaj Jha, Sharat Saxena etc. Director Manish Vatsalya also plays an important role in the film.
DUSSEHRA is a political action thriller based on a true story of crime and politic which evolves from the backdrop of a politically destabilized state, places which symbolizes politician mafia network, a place of heinous crimes, cunning politicians, reckless criminals, the film “DUSSEHRA“ is dedicated to bureaucrats of India. Dussehra is a story of a genuine cop who gets stuck in adverse circumstances. In this saga Dussehra symbolizes the victory of righteousness over evil.
‘DUSSEHRA’ is directed by Manish Vatsalya, and produced by Aparna Hoshing under the banner of RASH Productions Pvt Ltd. Varadraj Swami, Director Manish Vatsalya and Saurabh Choudhary have come together and penned the story, Screenplay and Dialogues for the film. Cinematographer is Sethu Sriram who has previous work includes Tere Naam, Wanted and OMG. Editor is Nipun Ashok Gupta, whose previous work includes Sarkar, Sarkar Raj, Charitra 1 & 2. Choreographer is Vishnu Deva whose previous work includes Bodyguard, Rowdy Rathore, Dabangg 2. Action Director is Javed. Background score by Amar Mohile, Sound Design by Kunal Mehtaand Parikshit Lavani, Art Director is Martand Mishra, Music Director is Vijay Verma (previously worked on Chakrayuh) & Siddhant Madhav. Renowned singers have lent their melodious voice to the soundtracks of this film. They are Ustad Rashid Khan, Mika Singh, Kailash Kher, Rekha Bharadwaj, Shreya Ghoshal, Mamta Sharma, Madhu Shree and Sunil Chailla Bihari.