KARACHI: Former Bollywood heroine and a renowned filmmaker Pooja Bhatt is celebrating Hindu festival, Diwali, also known as Festival of Lights, in Pakistan.
Despite the current border escalation between Pakistan and India, Pooja Bhatt flew her way to Karachi to celebrate Diwali. Singer Ali Azmat (of Junoon band fame) will host the actress-turned-filmmaker in Pakistan.
It should be mentioned there that Pooja and her Bhatt family are known to give a break to talent from across the border, but she said this time round it is her personal trip.
The filmmaker premiered her directorial debut, Paap, at the Karachi Film Festival in 2003. –SAMAA
Story first published: 31st October 2016