Sharmila Tagore Comes As A Special Guest In DIFF And Meets With Bangladesh Prime Minister

Renowned actress Sharmila Tagore adds star power to the 22nd Dhaka International Film Festival (DIFF), making a dazzling appearance as a special guest. On January 19, she arrived in Bangladesh to partake in the cinematic celebration, joining other luminaries in the world of cinema.

Notably, Sharmila Tagore, celebrated for her role in Satyajit Ray's 'Apur Sansar,' has been capturing hearts not only in West Bengal but also across the border. The festival witnessed her presence as a distinguished guest, bringing a touch of glamour and grace to the event.

Adding a touch to her visit, Sharmila Tagore seized the opportunity to meet with Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina at the Government House. Joining her were fellow actors Mamata Shankar, Swastika Mukherjee, and director Sohini Ghosh.


While the details of the conversation between Sharmila and Prime Minister Hasina remain undisclosed, sources suggest discussions on various aspects of cinema between the actress and the Bangladesh Prime Minister.

The 22nd Dhaka International Film Festival, organized by the Rainbow Film Society, promises an engaging experience until January 28, featuring an array of films from around the world.

Sharmila Tagore, after a hiatus of 14 years, marks her return to Tollywood with Sumon Ghosh's directorial venture 'Puraton'. The film, currently in production in Kolkata, boasts a stellar cast, including Rituparna Sengupta, Indranil Sen Gupta, Bristi Roy, and Ekavali Khanna. Notably, the narrative revolves around the poignant story of a mother and daughter.

As the festival continues to unfold its cinematic delights, Sharmila Tagore's presence and her upcoming film's anticipation add an extra layer of excitement to the 22nd Dhaka International Film Festival.

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