The teaser, shared on Netflix India's official social media accounts, highlights the narrative of the unsung heroes of the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy. The series will depict the stories of four central figures played by prominent actors - R Madhavan portrays Rati Pandey, the GM of Central Railways, Kay Kay Menon takes on the role of the Bhopal station master, Babil Khan is cast as a railway helper and Divyenndu plays the role of a constable.
These characters rose to the occasion during the Bhopal Gas Tragedy, risking their lives to save hundreds of people while the city grappled with the overwhelming and deadly effects of the gas leak.
"The Railway Men" is a gripping account of valor and a tribute to the spirit of humanity. It sheds light on the untold stories of the railway employees who went above and beyond their duty to rescue numerous innocent citizens trapped in a city overwhelmed by a catastrophic disaster.
The series is set against the backdrop of the Bhopal Gas Leak, emphasizing the heroism and sacrifices made by these individuals. It promises to offer a thrilling narrative that pays homage to the unsung heroes of that tragic event.
Fans and viewers can anticipate the release of "The Railway Men" on Netflix, starting from November 18, 2023, and it's poised to be a poignant and compelling portrayal of bravery and selflessness in the face of a historic catastrophe.