The film will see Alia as a wife of a Pakistani army officer portrayed by Vicky Kaushal of the ' Masaan' fame. 'Raazi' is produced by Junglee Pictures collaborated with Dharma Productions and is helmed by Meghana Gulzar . The story is based on the novel by Harinder Sikka's 'Calling Sehmat', a thriller of a spy who gave away all her possessions in the service of the nation to enable everyone to live in peace.
Vicky Kaushal essays a role of a spy who provides to the Indian Intelligence with valuable inputs of th 1971 Indo-Pak War which had resulted in saving the lives of many Indian soldiers.
Alia on the other hand as the book reveals of the real life trials of the Kashmiri Muslim Woman helps India during the 1971 war who later returns to India. An attempt to showcase the extreme loyalty of Kashmiri people towards India.