Artists: Rajkumar Rao, Pankaj Tripathi, Anjali Patil, Raghubir Yadav
Director: Amit masurkar
Movie Type: Comedy
Duration: 1 hour 46 minutes
NewtonKumar (Rajkumar Rao) has a different world of his own and he wants to live in this world. Newton Kumar alias Nutan Kumar of middle class family is in a government job, but is far from bribe. Time is so sure that it is his rule to come before duty and go to work. In such a situation, even the idealist Newton feels that he is completely different from others due to some of his specialties. The housemates want to marry him, but when Newton learns that the girl is still under 18 years of age, he refuses to marry. Indeed, even after the school left the college world, Newton still likes to follow the things written in books. The electoral process has begun in the state, so Newton is also sent as a Presiding Officer to the areas badly affected by the Naxalite violence of Chhattisgarh.
Actually, In this very backward area of Chhattisgarh, Maoists are still in awe and the Maoists have completely boycotted the election here this time. He does not want voting to take place under any circumstances. Newton comes here with his team’s helicopter to vote for a total of 76 voters in a small village. After coming here, Newton’s team includes a school teacher Malko (Anjali Patil), a little away from here. After coming here, the head of the battalion, who is responsible for the safety and voting of his team, is at the head of Atma Singh (Pankaj Tripathi), who believes that nothing will happen by voting here. So there is an argument with Newton. At Newton’s insistence, Atma Singh builds a polling station with his battalion in a deserted government school room about eight km away from the camp, and then begins waiting for the voters to arrive. The story of the film has the power to bind you from beginning to end. About a quarter of a two-hour film will make you think many times about the country’s electoral system, the thinking of government officials and the perspective of the security force. Newton is a film meant for a particular class of audience, Those who like to see reality on the screen.