The makers of Abhishek Bachchan starrer Bob Biswas have violated the norms laid down by the National Green Tribunal Act as they have been shooting for the film at the Rabindra Sarobar at South Kolkata. The objections have been raised by the Association leaders who claimed that the Kolkata Metropolitan
Development Authority (KMDA) officials have been staying aloof in the matter and not taking the appropriate measures to stop the violation.
Abhishek Bachchan starts shooting for 'Bob Biswas'
The authorities also added that they have not crossed any limits laid down by the National Green Tribunal. The shoot is being carried out without any illegal activities and has been cleared by KMDA. Despite the clarification, environmentalists believe that the permission to shoot in the vicinity of Rabindra Sarobar should not have been given in the first place. Abhishek Bachchan took to social media and shared a glimpse of his character. He shared that he has started shooting the film in Kolkata on Friday, January 24.
Bob Biswas: Fans amazed after Abhishek Bachchan's unrecognizable look from film surfaces
Abhishek Bachchan who takes on the mantle of essaying Bob Biswas in this spin-off film will be seen in a never seen before avatar, a role for which he had to undergo an extensive physical transformation. The actor shared a picture of Bob Biswas's iconic glasses and a mobile phone.