Information Minister Dr Hasan Mahmud said making of biopic ‘Bangabandhu,’ a joint venture of Bangladesh and India, is progressing fast as lion portions already been completed.
The minister made the comments on Tuesday after inspecting the making of the film, based on life and works of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman, at Mumbai Film City, India, said a press release received here.
Prominent Indian filmmaker Shaym Benegal is directing the film commencing the birth centenary of Bangabandhu.
Health Education and Cultural Affairs Minister of Maharashtra Amit Deshmukh welcomed Hasan upon his arrival in Mumbai.
Later, the information minister visited the shooting set along with film city managing director Manisha Bharma, director Shaym Benegal and actors – Arefin Shuva, Tisha, Nusrat Faria, Dilara Zaman and others artistes.