When we think of martyrs one name often comes to our mind: Pritilata Waddedar, the ultimate embodiment of deep devotion and dedication.
orn on May 5, 1911 in Dhalghat village of Chittagong, her commitment towards the nation has been tremendous. Jagabandu, her father, was a staff in the local municipality, while her mother, Pratibhamayi Devi was a seamstress.
Recently, an announcement was made stating that a movie on her biopic will be made, with shooting set to begin in September 2016. The biopic will showcase the legendary freedom fighter and the first revolutionary female martyr Pritilata Waddedar’s rebellious stories and her fights against the British rule.
With screenplay and dialogues by Golam Rabbani and Rashid Palash as the director, the film will be released under Punnya Film Banner.
Eminent author Selina Hossain got involved with the movie as the script consultant. Writer Selina Hossain said, “I am happy to be a part of this movie. I’m hoping to experience the best.”
Selina Hossain is one of the writers who already wrote a biopic about Pritilata Waddedar called Bhalobasha Pritilata.