The ties between India and Pakistan are now the area of discusssing in every possible discussion and this has been so, since the Uri attacks a few days back. The Bollywood industry, like many other in the country are freely expressing their views. Amidst all this, another controversial statement comes up from Om Puri.
Om Puri Comments About The Political Tension Between India And Pakistan
Veteran actor Om Puri is now charged with a complaint filed against him in Andheri police station in Mumbai. The actor had earlier stated comments on the Indian army, which according to a large part of the industry men and also among the people of the nation is believed to be as insulting the Indian soldiers.
He stated earlier in a show in national television, that the Indian soldiers who have joined the Indian army for the only purpose of protecting us from the foreign attacks, who are the reasons why one can have a good night’s sleep, were not forced to become a soldier. He also asked repeatedly in the same show, if India and Pakistan are supposed to become Palestine and Israel.
Om Puri Slammed With A Police Complaint
Another outrageous comment by the Indian actor was when he stated Modi Ji, reffering to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, must be asked to cancel the visa of these actors from Pakistan and prepare 15-20 people as the suicide bombers, who would be sent to Pakistan.
Om Puri happened to be one of the most respected and loved actors of the nation. However, after this very show, there has been a huge protest against the attitude of the actor. There have been many eminent people of the industry, who has condemned it, namely Anupam Kher, Ashoke Pandit, Meera Chopra are just a few. The outrage is also visible among the common public, who has flooded the social medias with the comments against the actor.
Many other Bollywood actors have expressed their views on the same issue, among others there were Nana Patekar, Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan.