Alia Bhatt-starrer Gangubai Kathiawadi's brothel set to be razed? | Memsaab.com

A few months back, the announcement of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's next project Gangubai Kathiawadi starring Alia Bhatt, left fans elated. In fact, Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Alia Bhatt started began shooting in December 2019. But the outbreak of the novel Coronavirus halted the project. And now it seems like that the set of worth Rs. 6 crores will be demolished soon.

Bhansali and his leading lady Alia Bhatt were hoping that the current coronavirus crisis would blow over after some time

Bhansali and his leading lady Alia Bhatt were hoping that the current coronavirus crisis would blow over after some time
In This Image: Sanjay Leela Bhansali
Sources say, “Bhansali and his leading lady Alia Bhatt were hoping that the current coronavirus crisis would blow over after some time. But as weeks of a lockdown seem to be turning into months, the fear that Bollywood filmmakers won’t be able to shoot until 2021 is driving one of the world’s most active entertainment industries into a bundle of nerves.”
 

The film follows a story of a brothel owner, Gangubai

The film follows a story of a brothel owner, Gangubai
In This Image: Alia Bhatt
For the unversed, Alia Bhatt joined hands with Sanjay Leela Bhansali for a gangster-drama film Gangubai Kathiawadi. The film follows a story of a brothel owner, Gangubai, who was considered to be the matriarch of Kamathipura in Mumbai. Her story has been picked up form a book titled Queens of Mumbai. The film is slated to release near Eid 2021.