20 years of 'Gadar: Ek Prem Katha': Sunny Deol expresses gratitude to fans for turning the film into an event

Bollywood actor Sunny Deol's 'Gadar: Ek Prem Katha' has clocked 20 years today and the star thanked the audience for making his film 'an event'.

The 2001 film, which also starred Ameesha Patel in the lead, became an instant hit. The Anil Sharma directorial did not just impress viewers but also registered huge numbers at the box office.

As the film hits a milestone today, the actor-politician took to his Twitter handle to express gratitude to all his fans who made the film a 'historic' affair.

Deol tweeted a video song from Gadar, 'Musafir Jaane Wale', featuring him and Ameesha.

Sharing the video, he thanked viewers for showering the action love story with love. He wrote, "We made a film, you made it an event! #20yearsofGadar, I express my gratitude to everyone who made our film historic."

The actor also tagged Ameesha, Anil Sharma, and others associated with the 2001 project as he celebrated the milestone of the epic film.

Apart from being a massive box office success, the film also won many accolades and swept several awards.

'Gadar: Ek Prem Katha' was set during the Partition of India in 1947.

The film remains one of the most successful cross-border love stories of the Hindi cinema due to the story and powerful performances by Deol, Patel, Lillete Dubey, late Amrish Puri, late Vivek Shauq and others.

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