Taapsee to play Irom Sharmila

Actress Taapsee Pannu might play activist Irom Sharmila in an upcoming biopic.


Sharmila from Manipur recently ended her 16 year hunger strike which she started in the year 2000 to work for the repeal of the dreaded Armed Forces Special Powers Act in the North East. During her hunger strike, Sharmila was force-fed through tubes.