Deepika Padukone's look as acid attack survivor revealed

An Indian movie based on the true story of an acid attack victim is set to hit screens next year, featuring Deepika Padukone, one of Bollywood's biggest stars. The release of "Chhapaak," marks the first time a mainstream Indian movie has tackled the subject of acid attacks.


The movie is based on the true story of Laxmi Agarwal, who was disfigured by an acid attack in 2014 when she was just 15 years old, after rejecting the advances of a man twice her age. In 2016, 206 acid attacks were recorded, according to figures from India's National Crime Record Bureau.


In most cases, women were attacked for spurning advances from men. In a sneak preview of the movie, posted on Instagram, Padukone revealed a disfigured face. Her looks has been appreciated by everyone and are cheering up to see the film. Watch video to now more…