Kranti Prakash Jha and Nikitin Dheer who essay the deadly gangster duo in MX Original Series Raktanchal have found appreciation not only amongst their followers but also found fans within the industry. Vijay Singh is terror in disguise and the ruthless Waseem Khan seem to have started a bloody affair on the net with praise flowing in from all quarters.Kranti received a warm comment from Anshul Trivedi saying Baba Kadak and many of his loyal followers have been flooding him with congratulatory messages. Nikitin’s character as Waseem Khan has met industry approval with actor Sidharth Malhotra being one of the first few to share the promo on his social media platforms, appreciating Nikitin’s desi look.
Gauahar Khan commented on Nikitin’s Instagram to congratulate her friend. TV actor Surbhi Chandna, known best for her role in the show Ishqbaaaz, shared the link of the Raktanchal promo, praising Nikitin as well. Celebrities including Ravi Dubey, Nakuul Mehta, Nia Sharma, Dishank Arora, Amit Tandon, Varun Tej Konidela, Shiv Panditt, and Kushal Tandon also took to their platforms to congratulate him.MX Original Series ‘Raktanchal’ explores the conflict between two gangsters – the young Vijay Singh (Kranti Prakash Jha) who is driven by vengeance against Waseem Khan (Nikitin Dheer), who rules the criminal empire of the tender mafia. It redefines the menacing ways of heartland lawlessness and the mafia-raj culture that make the region of Purvanchal bleed into Raktanchal – one gunshot at a time. The trailer of the show will drop soon and the series goes live on MX Player on 28th May.