Tamil 'Bigg Boss 3' contestant admitted on the show that he has touched women inappropriately during his college days. The statement was laughed over by Kamal Haasan and the audiences
Tamil 'Bigg Boss 3' contestant admitted on the show that he has touched women inappropriately during his college days. The statement was laughed over by Kamal Haasan and the audiences

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Tamil 'Bigg Boss' Contestant Makes Molestation Admission On Show; Kamal Haasan & Audience Laugh It Off

Written By Radhika Sarkar | Mumbai | Published:

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  • 'Bigg Boss 3' Tamil contestant Saravanan recently admitted on the show that that he has touched women inappropriately while travelling on a bus during his college days
  • Shockingly, however, after the statement, host Kamal Haasan laughed it off while the audiences cheered and clapped
  • A video of the same has surfaced on the internet, and many netizens and celebrities have criticised Kamal Haasan for 'laughing' over the statement

'Bigg Boss 3' Tamil contestant Saravanan, who is best known for his role in Karthi's 'Paruthiveeran' has mired himself into controversy after he revealed on a TV show that he used to touch women inappropriately while traveling in a bus back in his college days. 

Addressing the tussle between 'Bigg Boss 3' contestants Meera Mithun and Cheran, the host actor Kamal Haasan discussed the difficulties of traveling on a busy bus. A video of the same has gone viral on social media platforms that have been retweeted and shared by many netizens and celebrities "To travel on a busy bus is a big hassle. While there are people who are rushing to reach office on time, there are those who get in just to touch women inappropriately," Haasan can be heard saying in the video. 

However, Saravanan interrupted Haasan and said, "I have done it. It was long back when I was in college", said the contestant. Shockingly, the statement was received with a loud cheer and a big round of applause from the audience of the show, actor Kamal Haasan too laughed over the matter. 

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Singer Chinmayi Sripaada called out the incident after a fan posted a short clip of the 'Bigg Boss' episode in question. "A Tamil channel aired a man proudly proclaiming he used the Public Bus Transport system to molest/grope women - to cheers from the audience. And this is a joke. To the audience. To the women clapping. To the molester", she wrote. 

The tweet has irked many fans and celebrities who have criticized the channel for airing such sensitive content, and also condemned the actor for 'laughing' off the matter. Read some reactions below- 

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Meanwhile, 'Bigg Boss 3' Tamil has been mired in controversy ever since it aired. One of the contestants of the show, Meera Mithun accused director Cheran of 'manhandling' her and 'using physical violence' during a particular task. However, Cheran denied and said that Meera was just trying to denigrate his character in front of the audiences and the show contestants 

 

 

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