By Glamsham EditorialThe GUNDAY team recreated a '80s Calcutta' and shot a dramatic Durga Puja sequence under Howrah Bridge bringing Kolkata to a standstill. A crowd of 1000 ecstatic and overjoyed people could be heard chanting slogans Joy Bikram! Joy Bala! The city of Joy is reveling in friendship between Ranveer Singh and Arjun Kapoor both onscreen and off screen.
It was almost that city was at a standstill. Crowd went berserk. There was a lot of security that had to be arranged. The pandal looked like the old Calcutta.
A Source says, ''About 50 - 60 lakh has been spent to get the 80's look. There has been lot of planning behind this. This sequence is a very important part of the film.
One of the oldest Professionals were hired to create this look of the pandal and they did complete justice. It just did not look like a set but a real durga puja in Calcutta.
Yash Raj Films' GUNDAY is currently shooting in Kolkata. Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar and Produced by Aditya Chopra, the film stars Ranveer Singh and Arjun Kapoor, as Bikram and Bala, along with Priyanka Chopra and Irrfan Khan, in lead roles.