Udta Punjab is a 2016 Indian crime-drama film co-written and directed by Abhishek\r\nChaubey. It is based on drug abuse in the\r\nIndian state of Punjab. Produced by Shobha\r\nKapoor and Ekta\r\nKapoor under their banner Balaji Motion Pictures, in association with Anurag\r\nKashyap's production house Phantom\r\nFilms, it features Shahid\r\nKapoor, Kareena\r\nKapoor, Alia\r\nBhatt and, Diljit\r\nDosanjh in lead roles.
Tejinder\r\n"Tommy" Singh (Shahid Kapoor), also known as "Gabru"\r\namong his fans, is a 22-year old London-born Punjabi musician who lives a\r\nluxurious lifestyle assisted by his successful music career. Together with\r\nostentatious crew that is led by Tayaji (Satish\r\nKaushik) and cousin Jassi (Suhail Nayyar),\r\nhe indulges in uncontrolled consumption of cocaine. Tommy, is popular for his\r\nadrenaline-pumping songs that both were written with the help of and are about\r\nintoxication. However, Tommy has no qualms about his songs glorifying violence\r\nand drug-addiction. However, his frequent bouts of drug-snorting cost him his\r\ncontract and land him in jail. In prison, he meets two of his die-hard fans who\r\nremark how Tommy's lifestyle had 'inspired' theirs. Realizing that his songs\r\nhave adversely and negatively affected teenagers, Tommy decides to change his\r\nways upon release. Few days later, Tommy engages in an altercation with Tayaji\r\nand accidentally shoots him, injuring his ear. This causes Tayaji to send Tommy\r\nand his crew to a farmhouse so that he can prepare for an upcoming concert.