A scene shown where the actress playing Indra Gandhi is walking in the compound of her house where two kids are shown playing.These kids are refered as Rahul and Priyanka Gandhi, children of Sonia Gandhi.
Since it was a film based in 80s period there were glimpses of that time's prime minister Late Mrs Indira Gandhi.
Mehboob Khan's grandson Aslam Khan had launched a film titled "Raid" in 1982. The film starred Raaj Kumar and got shelved.
Ajay Devgn's character in this movie is portrayed as an atheist and patriot. Devgn also played Bhagat Singh, where he is potrayed with both these qualities.
Illena Dcruz third film set in different decade earlier being "Rustom" (2016) set in 50s and 'Baadshaho" (2017) in 70s. In addition, a major part of her debut film "Barfi!" (2012) is also set in 70s.