Chambal dacoits

The book Abhishapth Chambal, which describes the life of Chambal dacoits, was written by Taroon Bhaduri, Jaya Bachchan’s father. What is the significance of the book in Bollywood history?

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Amjad Khan prepared for the role of Gabbar Singh by reading this book.

Question by Amit Varma