Mamata Banerjee had good relations with late actor Sunil Dutt, and had rallied behind Sanjay who was handed a five-year sentence by the Supreme Court for illegal weapons possession in a case linked to the 1993 serial blasts
Actors Yash Dasgupta, Mimi Chakraborty, and Saurav Das are currently in Istanbul to shoot for Mr Dasgupta's movie. Theatre personality and West Bengal IT Minister Bratya Basu is also among the team of actors
Amitabh Bachchan is in the state of West Bengal shooting for Te3n and is making appearances at several locations across the state. Recently, he shot in an Imambara, presumably at the famous structure in Hoogly, some "70 kms away from the city," and shared wonderful pictures from the location
The West Bengal government is mulling opening a single window to process requests to shoot movies in the state - a move which will spare the producers the hassle of knocking at the doors of multiple agencies.