The film is directed by Meghna Gulzar and is based on the true story of acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal.
Deepika Padukone who plays the character of real-life acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal in Meghna Gulzar’s directorial ‘Chhapaak’ is finally out.
Meghna shared the first look photo of the stunning actress who is visibly disfigured in the picture. She captioned the image: “She is courage. She is hope. She is @deepikapadukone as #Malti in #Chhapaak. Shoot begins today. Releasing on 10th January, 2020."
Deepika’s character is named Malti. According to the tweet, the film’s shoot is said to kickstart from today in Delhi. We had earlier spotted the actress leaving Mumbai for Delhi over the weekend.