Bipasha to break stereotype of Kashmiri women

Mumbai, Oct 22 (IANS) After "Corporate", Bipasha Basu once again gets real for her role in Rahul Dholakia's hard hitting drama "Lamha" and she says the biggest challenge for her is to break the stereotypical image of Kashmiri girls in Hindi movies.

"When you think of a Kashmiri girl in our movies, what comes to mind is a fair-skinned, light-eyed girl. But I want to disprove that myth. The pre-conceived notions have to be overcome," Bipasha, whose performance in "Bachna Ae Haseeno" got her much praise, told IANS.

Bipasha had asked her producers to invite a born-and-bred Kashmiri girl to Mumbai to study her body language, speech patterns and mannerisms.

"I've never done a film