Mira Rajput Kapoor who recently gave birth to her second child, a son, took to Instagram to support Bollywood actress Tanushree Dutta. Tanushree has accused veteran actor Nana Patekar of misconduct while the duo was shooting for a special song for 'Horn Ok Please' in 2008. In addition to accusing Nana Patekar, the 'Aashiq Banaya Aapne' actress also lashed out at choreographer Ganesh Acharya for pressurising her for an intimate sequence in the song. The actress further went on to accuse the producer of the film, Sami Siddiqui and director Rakesh Sarang of harassing her on the set.
Several celebrities have come out in support of the actress including Sonam Kapoor, Simi Garewal, Twinkle Khanna, Farhan Akhtar, Priyanka Chopra, Ayushmann Khurrana, Renuka Shahane, Anurag Kashyap, Kajol, Kangana Ranaut, Esha Gupta, Freida Pinto, Kunal Kapoor, Lisa Ray, Koena Mitra and Raveena Tandon to name a few. While several celebrities have maintained silence on the issue including Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan, Kalki Koechlin and Shakti Kapoor to name a few.
The latest addition to the list of celebrities who have come out in support of the 'Dhol' actress is Shahid Kapoor's wife, Mira Rajput Kapoor and actress Sapna Pabbi. Sapna, who was last seen in web television series 'Breathe' took to Instagram and voiced her support for Tanushree. The actress posted a series of pictures wherein she had penned her thoughts and posted it on Thursday, October 4, with the caption, "#ibelievetanushreedutta #hertoo These are my experiences, my thoughts, my opinions and my feelings. Just sharing 🙏🏼❤️☮️"
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'Padmaavat' actor Shahid Kapoor's wife Mira Rajput Kapoor later went on to repost Sapna Pabbi's post on her Instagram story., showing her support for Tanushree Dutta.
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Tanushree Dutta had also accused filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri of misbehaviour on the sets of the film 'Chocolate: Deep Dark Secrets'. She alleged that the filmmaker asked her to strip naked and dance, in order to give cues to the male actors. However, she said that Irrfan Khan and Suniel Shetty stepped up for her and refused the director to do so.
Meanwhile, actress Tanushree Dutta who is currently under police protection after receiving multiple threats has received two legal notices and has her legal team in place to fight what she calls is not a 'news story anymore but a war countless millions are fighting'. Nana Patekar is expected to hold a press conference on October 8.
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