Lyricist Javed Akhtar, on Thursday, responded to actor Kangana Ranaut’s ‘bheek (handout)’ remark. Recently, talking at a summit, Kangana Ranaut had mentioned that India’s freedom was a ‘bheekh (handout)’.
Taking to Twitter, Javed Akhtar wrote, “It is completely perceive(ready). Why would all those that had nothing to do with freedom motion really feel unhealthy if some(one) calls our freedom only a ‘bheek’.”
Kangana was slammed by a number of folks from Bollywood in addition to political leaders for her comment. Police complaints have additionally been registered in opposition to her.
The Padma Shri awardee, through the beforehand held Times Now Summit, had mentioned, “…blood will move. But it shouldn’t be Hindustani blood. They knew it they usually paid a worth. Of course, it was not freedom however bheekh (alms) and we attained actual freedom in 2014.”
Following her remark, BJP MP Varun Gandhi had shared a video of Kangana’s remarks on Twitter. He had mentioned, “It is an anti-national act and have to be referred to as out as such. To not achieve this could be a betrayal of all those that shed blood in order that right now we might stand tall and free as a nation.”
Reacting to his remark, Kangana took to Instagram Stories and wrote, “Even although I clearly talked about 1857 revolution first freedom combat which was curbed… which lead to extra atrocities and cruelties from the British and nearly a century later freedom was given to us in Gandhi’s begging bowl… Ja aur roo ab (go cry now).”
Actor Swara Bhasker, sharing a video clip on Twitter had mentioned, “Who are the idiots who’re clapping is what I would like to know.” Filmmaker Onir additionally requested, “Will we now begin celebrating a brand new Independence Day?”
Veteran actor Vikram Gokhale supported Kangana saying, “Many folks had been mute spectators when our freedom fighters had been hanged. These included many senior leaders who didn’t save the liberty fighters.”
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Kangana’s new manufacturing enterprise Tiku Weds Sheru just lately started filming. Directed by Sai Kabir, it options actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Avneet Kaur. The film is her maiden digital enterprise and will likely be produced underneath Manikarnika Films.
Kangana Ranaut has a number of tasks within the pipeline together with Dhaakad, Tejas, Manikarnika Returns: The Legend Of Didda, Emergency, Aparajita Ayodhya and The Incarnation: Sita.