Tourists and local’s joys were increased at Gulmarg, to see actor Saif Ali Khan shooting from an Insas Rifle in Army fatigues for Sajid Nadiadwala’s upcoming thriller ‘Phantom’.
Saif Ali Khan and Katrina Kaif, are playing the lead roles as secret agents in the film that is about post 26/11 Mumbai attacks.
Saif joined the crew for the shoot at snow bound Kangdoori. Saif was seen shooting from Insas Rifle atop a Gujjar Dhok in Army fatigues and hundreds of people and tourists were watching the shoot from a distance.
The film will be shot in Kashmir for five days. For next four days the crew will be shooting at various places in Gulmarg. However, Katrina is not joining the crew for the shoot.
The crew led by Director Kabir Khan arrived in Gulmarg last week and Saif joined them later.
Phantom began shooting in October last year in Beirut, Lebanon. The cast and crew were provided security due to the political instability in that country.
Sources said that Saif, who plays the lead role, will be seen speaking lines in Kurdish, which the actor has learnt specially for his role. A part of the film is also being shot in Turkey.