Taapsee Pannu, who is all set for her upcoming release “Naam Shabana”, is keen on teaching kudo to women.
The actress feels that the biggest weapon every female has for her safety is herself, and she wants to spread awareness about the same.
Taapsee, who plays the role of an undercover agent in “Naam Shabana”, wants to highlight the importance of self-defense for women.
The actress is looking forward to teach the basics of kudo, which consists of kicks, punches and submission techniques on the ground.
Taapsee says, “I’ve learned the basics of kudo and Mixed Martial Arts (MMA), which will help me in my self-defense. With the rising violence against women, it is important for every woman to know the basics of self defense, and I would like to take a step to teach them.”
Taapsee plays the titular role in “Naam Shabana”, India’s first spin-off, based on her character in Neeraj Pandey’s “Baby”. She is essaying the role of an undercover agent and has undergone intense training sessions in Mixed Martial Arts to perform action stunts in the film.
A Gulshan Kumar and Cape of Good Films presents, a Plan C Studios production, directed by Shivam Nair, Neeraj Pandey’s “Naam Shabana” is all set to release on March 31.