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Vidya Balan To Star In A Film On Maharashtra's Tigress Avni.
After Shakuntala Devi, Vidya will be seen playing a forest officer in the production house’s next venture, that will revolve around the controversial case of tigress Avni.
In November 2018, Maharashtra’s tigress Avni became a hot topic of disccusion after she was killed. The tigress had rumoured to have turned a man-eater and killed 13 people in the district’s Pandharkawda area. Her killing had caused a huge stir, leading to a national debate about her. A lot of people had different viewpoints on the issue.
The killing of Avni is one of the most controversial moments in Indian tiger conservation.
Lots of people are still not pleased with the outcomes of the investigations and demand new investigations and justice.
Now Avni is being the centre piece of a new movie, in which Indian star actress Vidya Balan will play the role of a forest officer.
The movie will undoubtedly raise new questions on the killing of Avni.