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#MeToo: Kangana Ranaut Attacks Karan Johar And Shabana Azmi, Says They Should Also Come Out And Talk

Written By Snehal Kataruka | Mumbai | Published:


  • Kangana Ranaut slammed Karan Johar and Shabana Azmi for not speaking about the ongoing Me Too movement
  • The actress also urged the A-list actresses to come out and share their stories

India's Me Too movement is the domino effect of Tsnushree Dutta's allegations against Nana Patekar. She accused him of alleged misconduct on the sets of the 2008 film 'Horn OK Pleasss' while filming for a dance sequence. Ever since her revelation, a lot of women have come forward and have spoken about the harassment they have faced unmasking their predators. A lot of prominent personalities from the entertainment and the media industry like Vikas Bahl, Aok Nath, Subhash Ghai, Sajid Khan, and Vinod Dua among others have been accused of alleged sexual harassment. 

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 Several celebrities like Priyanka Chopra, Sonam Kapoor, Farhan Akhtar, Twinkle Khanna, and Arjun Kapoor to name a few have come forward and have backed the ongoing Me Too movement pouring their support to the victims. Kangana Ranaut has also strongly taken a stand for the movement and has lent thorough support to the victims, she is known for being outspoken and fierce. 

The 'Manikarnika' actress doesn't fear anyone and openly states the facts without being apologetic. According to reports, recently, when Kangana was asked about the ongoing movement, while speaking in favour of it, she also took a dig at director-producer Karan Johar and actress-social activist Shabana Azmi.

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She reportedly said that she has been speaking about it every day. But, now, more significantly, more people need to come out and talk about it. It's just not one person to talk about it. It's important for influential people to talk about it. She stated that where are people like Karan Johar, Shabana Azmi, they should also come out and talk mentioning that the Industry is going through a shift and questioned why A-list actresses are not sharing their stories. As per reports, she also exclaimed that she is not the only one, and she has already spoken a lot, it's not just for one person to talk.  

Earlier this month, when 'Queen' director Vikas Bahl was accused of sexual harassment by an ex employee of Phantom films, Kangana too accused him of misconduct and said that he would hug her tightly and smell her hair. 



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