Saand Ki Aankh: Real Life Shooter Dadis Invite Netizen To See Movie

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Saand Ki Aankh is based on a real-life story of Chandro and Prakashi Tomar. Read here what real dadis has to say regarding their movie. See videos and pictures.

Written By Krupa Trivedi | Mumbai | Updated On:
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After the much-awaited trailer of the film, Saand Ki Aankh was recently released, the leading actors of the film, Taapse Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar are busy promoting the film. Saand Ki Aankh is based on the real-life story of Prakashi and Chandro Tomar, who made history by becoming the world’s oldest sharpshooters. The film revolves around the unusual and rule-breaking journey of two sisters-in-law. The film marks the directorial debut of scriptwriter Tushar Hiranandani.

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Meet the real-life dadis with unreal achievements

Saand Ki Aankh stars Bhumi Pednekar and Taapsee Pannu in the lead role. The real dadis, Chadro and Prakashi, appeared in one of the episodes of the show Satyamev Jayate. Chandro Tomar said they started learning shooting when they were in their 60’s. The episodes revealed several tidbits about the life of these two 'dadis'. For instance, Chandro Tomar once competed against the DIG of Delhi Police and won the medal. Reportedly, she has won approximately 25 national championships.

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 Prakashi Tomar also started sharpshooting around the same time.  Once, she accompanied her daughter Seema Tomar to a 'shooting club' and discovered her shooting skills in the act. Seema is now also a well-known name in the world of sharpshooting. Recently Anurag Kashyap shared the video featuring the read Dadis. In the video, we can see both the sharpshooters inviting the audience to watch the trailer of the movie. Later, Taapsee also shared the same video on her Twitter handle. See the posts here. 



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On the work front, Taapsee was last seen in Mission Mangal which also starred Akshay Kumar and Vidya Balan in the lead role. The movie collected ₹ 203 Crore at the box office. Bhumi Pednekar will be next seen in Bhoot: Part One- The Haunted Ship, Pati Patni Aur Woh, Takht, Saand Ki Aankh and Bala. Her last movie was Sonchiriya, which starred Sushant Singh Rajput and Manoj Bajpai.

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