Kushumitar Gappo is a film on Bengali woman footballer Kushumita, who hails from Sandeshkhali in the Sundarbans. Kushumita has represented Bengal and India team.
Left leg of Kushumita was operated and she was admitted in a government hospital. Kushumita was injured while playing for Bengal team against Kerala in national games. Kushumita’s father had to arrange money for the operation at the cost of his mortgaging his home.
The distressed condition of the stopper back of Bengal women’s football team created storm in social networking sites. Bengal musician arranged an exhibition match to raise funds for Kushumita Das. Kushumita was admitted in woodburn ward of SSKM hospital. Many people of Bengal including players helped Kushumita.
Film Kushumitar Goppo is based on the life of the footballer.
Directed By: Hrishikesh Mondal & Team