Emraan Hashmi gets permission to shoot at a bank during working hours

By Hindustan Times

From shooting at railway stations in broad daylight and in offices on non-working days, filmmakers have been making every attempt to shoot at real locations rather than artificially recreate them in studios. It comes as no surprise then that Emraan Hashmi recently shot a scene for Ghanchakkar at a bank in Sion. What is unusual, though is that the team managed to do so during working hours - which is difficult, considering the security concerns at a bank.

The makers managed to get permission to shoot for an hour only after a long process. Apparently, Emraan's popularity also played a part in getting the required permission.

Director Rajkumar Gupta says, "We shot a small sequence