Meet Sehmat Khan, Real-Life Kashmiri Spy Who Inspired Bollywood’s Super-Hit Movie Raazi. When the Alia Bhatt Vicky Kaushal staring movie “Raazi” hit the theaters it generated a lot of appreciation for the actors, directors as well as the producer.
Who was Sehmat Khan in real life?
“Calling Sehmat” is a novel by Harinder Sikka that unravels the greatness of Sehmat, a real-life spy. Although the character of Sehmat is very much real, the name is fake. Sikka used a fake name to ensure that the security of the girl who dared to spy the Pakistanis is not compromised.
Is Sehmat Khan alive?
Sehmat Khan died in her sleep last month in an unknown location in Rajasthan. Her quiet death came days before her life, unsung as it was for most part of it, was placed on a broad canvas by director Meghna Gulzar in her espionage thriller, Raazi.
Was Sehmat pregnant?
Later, Sehmat’s spy role and real purpose are discovered by the Pakistani agents. But she manages to escape from the Pakistani army and returns to India. At this time, she is pregnant with her Pakistani officer husband’s child. This child takes birth in India, and after growing up, joins Indian army.
Is Raazi real character?
Dibyendu Bhattacharya as Dr Raza Mehdi – A crucial character in the series that often was the conflicts in the life of Dr Homi J Bhabha, Mehdi Raza is reportedly a fictional character. It is possible, however, that it was inspired by several characters who played an important role in Bhabha’s life at that time.
What is the real story behind Raazi?
In case you didn’t know, Alia Bhatt’s movie, Raazi is based on the novel Calling Sehmat by ex-naval officer, Harinder Sikka. The novel is a fictionalized account of a reportedly true story about an Indian Kashmiri undercover agent, set during the time of the 1971 Indo-Pak war.
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