When a Manipur cemetery moved the Rangoon director

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Vishal Bhardwaj

Filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj does extensive research whenever he makes a film. And for Rangoon, he traveled extensively across the north-east for location hunting. During the process, he came across a huge cemetery in Manipur. It had the bodies of  Indian soldiers who died during the Second World War. So, moved was Vishal, that he included it in the film to make people aware of the sacrifice of our brave soldiers.

Rangoon is a period drama set in the Second World War and stars Saif Ali Khan, Kangana Ranaut and Shahid Kapur in the lead.

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To introduce myself, I am a journalist, blogger and have also taught Political and Sports Journalism in the Future Media School in Kolkata. I am currently working with Sports News Crunch as a Consulting Editor and as a Guest Faculty at the Techno India University. Over all, I have around 15 years of experience as a journalist having worked with esteemed publications like Hindustan Times, Business Standard, The Pioneer and others. You can contact me at diganta2211@gmail.com. Diganta Guha
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