Dharma Production’s Agneepath was released on 26 January 2012 on Republic Day. The characters of Kancha Cheena and Vijay Dinanath Chauhan played by Sanjay Dutt and Hrithik Roshan respectively captured the viewer’s hearts.
Sanjay Dutt and Hrithik Roshan were mobbed by the fans at Chandan Cinema, Mumbai when they went there to check the reactions of the viewers. The film is receiving a great response and this made Sanjay Dutt and Hrithik Roshan very happy.
Vijay Dinanath Chauhan aka Hrithik Roshan interacted with the media at the Chandan Cinema and said that he saw the original Agneepath twice or thrice when he was a kid. He further said that he is very happy that he got a chance of playing the role of Vijay Dinanath Chauhan.
Kancha Cheena aka Sanjay Dutt said to media that this remake of Agneepath by Karan Johar is a tribute to the legendary actors like Amitabh Bachchan and Danny Denzongpa. He also said that he is happy to play the role same as Danny Denzongpa but he can never be compared with him.