First teaser of Alia Bhatt, starring, Gangubai Kathiawadi released on Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s birthday. Alia Bhatt turns queen of Kamathipura.
On February 24, as Sanjay Leela Bhansali turns a year older, his production house has released the first teaser of Bhansali’s, starrer Alia Bhatt as Gangubai Kathiawadi. Actor Ajay Devgn has a special appearance in the film. The movie is said to be releasing on 30th july,2021.
On the occasion of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s 58th birthday, The teaser for Gangubai Kathiawadi is out which is based on one of the chapters of noted author Hussain Zaidi’s book, Mafia Queens of Mumbai.
Sanjay Leela Bhansali, feels it is too early to put out a teaser as the release date is yet to be decided. But his team feels his birthday is a good time for his latest film to be introduced to the public.
Gangubai Kathiawadi reportedly came to Mumbai from Gujarat with her partner who betrayed and sold her off. She was pushed into prostitution and went on to foster ties with many underworld dons and even got a hold over certain portions in Mumbai. She became the owner of a brothel. She is said to have championed the rights of sex workers, saying that their job didn’t give anyone the authority to violate them. She also worked for the upliftment of women and orphans in the area of Kamathipura. Her life has been chronicled in a chapter of S Hussain Zaidi’s book, Mafia Queens of Mumbai.