Interesting facts about Gangubai Kathiawadi

Gangubai Kathiawadi is based on a crime story from S Hussain Zaidi’s Mafia Queens Of Bombay.

Bhansali bought the rights of the story based on the life and crimes of female gangster Gangubai, the dreaded female crimelord who is known as ‘The Madame Of Kamathipura’,

Bhansali has on several occasions told me Gangubai Kathiawadi is his best work to date.

Though Gangubai Kathiawadi is extremely violent at heart there is no visual violence in the film.

TV star Shantanu Maheshwari who plays Alia Bhatt’s romantic lead actually has a negative role.

The other big surprise of Gangubai Kathiawadi is Ajay Devgn. In an extended guest appearance as gangster Karim Lala

In the Sanjay Leela Bansali directorial, Alia will be stepping into the shoes of one of the most influential brothel owners of the '60s.

The film will hit theatres in September. And, fans won't get to see her story till then. But, these facts about the Madam of Kamathipura will bring your curiosity wee bit down.