Akshay Kumar stated he received’t deny that there are some within the Hindi movie business indulging in unlawful practices, however a lot of the members will cooperate with the medication investigation.
Akshay Kumar on Saturday made an heartfelt attraction to followers in addition to the media to not paint each movie persona with the similar brush, addressing the protection of drug probe linked to actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s loss of life.
In an nearly four-minutes-long video, the 53-year-old actor stated that drug concern exists in Bollywood, like every other business, however one shouldn’t assume that each particular person within the career is a part of the issue.
“Today, I’m talking to you with a heavy heart. I want to say so many things in the past few weeks but there is so much negativity everywhere. We may be called stars, but Bollywood has been created because of your love. We are not just an industry, but through our films we have showcased Indian values and culture throughout the world,” Kumar stated.
The actor added that cinema has all the time been a mirrored image of the society, elevating pertinent points like “corruption, poverty or unemployment”, and can proceed to take action.
Here is the video
Bahot dino se mann mein kuch baat thi lekin samajh nahi aa raha tha kya kahoon, kisse kahoon. Aaj socha aap logon se share kar loon, so right here goes… #DirectDilSe ?? pic.twitter.com/nelm9UFLof
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) October 3, 2020
Narcotic Control Bureau (NCB) is probing the alleged Bollywood drug-nexus and has until now arrested Rajput’s girlfriend Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Showik and a few suspected drug peddlers.
The federal company has additionally questioned Bollywood actors Deepika Padukone, Shraddha Kapoor and Sara Ali Khan as part of the investigation.
Amid the probe, Bollywood has confronted wrath of many on social media and varied different platforms for being a negative affect on cinema followers.
Kumar stated the sequence of occasions following the loss of life of Rajput in June has pushed everybody within the movie business to “introspect”.
The actor stated he received’t deny that there are some within the business who could also be doing unlawful issues, however the general public will cooperate with the investigation.
“I’ll be a liar if I say that this problem does not exist in our industry. It exists, just like every industry. But every person in every profession is not involved in such problems. This is impossible. Drugs is a legal matter and I’m totally confident that our law enforcement authorities and courts will conduct a fair investigation into this issue. I know this for a fact that every person from the film industry will cooperate with them in this investigation. It is my request, don’t look at the whole industry with same lens. This is not right,” he stated.
Kumar requested the members of the media to not bask in insensitive and irresponsible protection as even a single “negative issue” can injury an artiste’s hard-earned status.
“I want to request the media that they continue doing their jobs and raising their voices but with sensitivity. One piece of negative issue can damage a person’s reputation that they built over the years after a lot of hard work.”
Kumar stated the star standing many get pleasure from within the business is a results of the love followers bathe on them and his goal will all the time be to alter for the higher.
“My message to all the fans is that you all have made us and we will not let your faith go in vain. If you are upset with us, then we will work extra hard so as to get rid of our flaws. We will win your love and trust. We are because of you.”
Last month Producers Guild of India, which has 136 members together with biggies like Aditya Chopra, Aamir Khan, Karan Johar, Shah Rukh Khan and Vishal Bhardwaj, criticised media for “peddling” what it termed “clickbait journalism”.
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