Monday, 10 December, 2018

This Bollywood actor cancelled ‘Housefull 4’ shooting amid Sexual harassment allegations

One year in, #Metoo finding fresh battlefields worldwide Govt announces new legal committee for #MeToo
Julia Gonzales | 13 October, 2018, 13:32

"I will not work with any proven offenders and those who have been subjugated to harassment should be heard and given the justice they deserve".

Other day three different women have accused director-producer Sajid Khan of sexual harassment, while he's preparing from the shooting of Housefull 4 that will resume today.

After seeing Saloni's tweet, model turned actress Rachel White too replied on Saloni's tweet and shared her uncomfortable encounter with Sajid Khan.

It was recently spurred by allegations made against newly-appointed US Supreme Court Judge Brett Kavanaugh at the hands of Christine Blasey Ford, who said the Republican tried to assault her at a high school party back in the 1980s.

With the accusations having trickled down from Hollywood into Bollywood, the growing storm has halted production of a Indian blockbuster, with the film's lead calling for harassment claims against its director and his co-star to be "stringently" investigated.

The filmmaker has denied the allegations, called them "a fashion to malign anyone". "If you're going to complain the avenue is still open".

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Saloni Chopra said, "Sajid Khan used to talk about his d*** and how big it apparently is and his sexual needs".

She also wrote that 'it's been 7 years, and it's about time I said it out loud'. Cases of sexual harassment at work must be dealt with a policy of zero tolerance. On October 10, Aamir Khan and Kiran Rao backed out from producing the T-Series film on Gulshan Kumar, titled Mogul, because the director Subhash Kapoor had been accused of attempted rape by actress Geetika Tyagi.

She said that she believes in all the women who have come out with complaints of sexual harassment.

Nanda told reporters the movement taking place is "very encouraging, very enabling and this is the reason why I have brought it up".

TV actress Sandhya Mridul also came out with her #MeToo incident against TV superstar Alok Nath, and soon after, an actress from the starcast of Hum Aapke Hain Kaun came out against him as well.

MP Darshana Vikram Jardosh on Friday questioned why the women who faced sexual harassment waited years before speaking up.

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