What is The Railway Men - The Untold Story of Bhopal 1984 (TV) About?
The Railway Men - The Untold Story of Bhopal 1984 is a gripping historical drama miniseries that delves into a devastating chapter in Indian history. The series tells the story of extraordinary bravery displayed by railway workers in the aftermath of the toxic gas leak from the Union Carbide India Limited's pesticide plant in Bhopal in December 1984, which is considered one of the world's worst industrial disasters. It highlights how these unsung heroes, led by the station master Ghulam Dastagir, endeavored to save lives amidst the chaos and turmoil that followed the lethal accident. Set against the backdrop of tragic events that killed thousands and affected countless lives, this miniseries offers a poignant narrative of heroism and the human spirit. Starring R. Madhavan, Kay Kay Menon, Divyenndu, and Babil Khan, and directed by notable filmmakers, 'The Railway Men' is a tribute to the resilience and selflessness of the workers at Bhopal's railway station. Through meticulous research and authentic portrayals, this series provides a heartfelt insight into the disaster's aftermath, the challenges faced, and the impact on those who risked everything to help. Produced by YRF Entertainment and released globally, the miniseries consists of four episodes, each unraveling the fear, courage, and compassion that surfaced on that fateful night.
The first episode of The Railway Men - The Untold Story of Bhopal 1984 aired on November 18, 2023 and the most recent episode to air was on November 18, 2023.