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Sep 14, 2017 11:44 AM IST | Source: NEWS18.com

Priyanka Chopra calls Sikkim an insurgency affected state and Pahuna, the first film from the region

In an interview to ET Canada, while promoting her North East film production Pahuna: The Little Visitors at the Toronto International Film Festival, the actress claimed that this is the first ever film to have emerged from the region as it is troubled with conflicting situations.

Priyanka Chopra calls Sikkim an insurgency affected state and Pahuna, the first film from the region

Priyanka Chopra is creating waves in the West with her Hollywood ventures, but back home, the actress has recently courted a controversy with her comments on Sikkim.

In an interview to ET Canada, while promoting her North East film production Pahuna: The Little Visitors at the Toronto International Film Festival, the actress claimed that this is the first ever film to have emerged from the region as it is troubled with conflicting situations.

"This is a Sikkimese film. Sikkim is a small state in the North East of India which never had a film industry or anyone who made films from there. And this is the first film ever that's come out of that region because it's very troubled with insurgency and troubling situations. I'm very excited," Priyanka said.

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