Haseena Parkar: Shraddha Kapoor becomes Dawood’s sister for the movie
Haseena Parkar was Dawood’s sister and also a godmother in Mumbai. She entered into the murky business of smuggling, extortion after death of her husband Ismail Parkar. Ismail was shot dead by Arun Gawli gang in 1991. Dawood also retaliated with killing murderers of his brother-in-law.
Haseena Parkar entered into the business after murder of her husband and soon rose to fame. She shifted to Gordon Hall Apartments in Nagpada and started running her crime syndicate from her apartment. She had interest in everything from cable business to films and from hawala racket to extortion. But her main interest was in SRA (Slum Redevelopment Authority). Builders used to approach Haseena for help in getting permission from the slum dwellers to redevelop the plots.
A shrewd gangster, Haseena Parkarmonitored and managed her crime syndicate in a hassle free manner. She managed the business with the help of her brother Dawood. At the time she died in a Mumbai hospital due to a cardiac arrest, she had … Find More