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‘PM Narendra Modi’: After Amit Shah, Meet Actors Who’ve Been Cast As The Prime Minister’s Mother And Wife

Written By Joel Kurian | Mumbai | Published:

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  • Barkha Bisht Sengupta has been confirmed as PM Modi's wife Jashodaben, while Zarina Wahab will be playing the role of his mother Heeraben Modi
  • The looks of the two actresses dressed in Gujarati style sarees also surfaced

After Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah, two other important people in Prime Minister Narendra Modi's life have been confirmed in his biopic, ‘PM Narendra Modi’. Barkha Bisht Sengupta has been confirmed as his wife Jashodaben, while Zarina Wahab will be playing the role of his mother Heeraben Modi. 

Trade analyst Taran Adarash shared the news on Twitter, sharing the looks of the two actresses dressed in Gujarati style sarees. 

Barkha has been among the most popular actresses of television industry, apart from pivotal roles like in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Goliyon Ki Rasleela: Ram-Leela.’ 

Zarina Wahab is a veteran actress, having been in the industry for over three decades and worked in Hindi as well as South languages films. Some of her well-known films are ‘Chitchor’ and the recent ones like ‘My Name is Khan’, ‘Agneepath’ and ‘Dil Dhadakne Do.’ Aditya Pancholi is her husband and Sooraj Pancholi her son.    

(Photo: PTI)

Modi and Jashodaben had got married in 1968, but as per reports, PM didn’t live with her for too long and left for ‘sanyaasa’, and got involved in business with his uncle and eventual work for Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS). According to reports, PM acknowledged for the first time that he was married while filing for Lok Sabha poll affidavit in 2014. Jashodaben is a teacher by profession. 

PM Modi often takes time off his busy schedule to meet his mother in Gandhinagar on occasions like her birthday and it always makes headlines. 

Previously, look of veteran actor Manoj Joshi as Amit Shah had also gone viral.  

Vivek Anand Oberoi will be playing PM Modi in the biopic directed by ‘Mary Kom’ fame Omung Kumar.  The movie was announced in a grand launch attended by Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis and went on floors recently. 

 

 

 

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