Mumbai| Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut has started shooting for her next film ‘Emergency’ in Assam. The film is his second directorial debut after 2019 release of Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi. The actress had earlier traveled around the state in search of filming locations in places like Kaziranga and Karbi Anglong. On Wednesday, the actress shared a picture from the sets of the film in the stories section of her Instagram, which she captioned, “Night shift in Assam.”
In the picture, she can be seen sitting in the video village looking at the Lilliput monitor dressed in winter clothes.
She will also play former Indian Prime Minister, Indira Gandhi in ‘Emergency’ directed by Kangana Ranaut. The film will tell the story of India’s biggest political event when an emergency was imposed in the country by Gandhi who was the Prime Minister at that time.
A 21-month period of emergency was in effect from 1975 to 1977, officially issued by President Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed under Article 352 of the Constitution due to prevailing internal disturbances. It was withdrawn on March 21, 1977.