Mumbai Authorities has offered security outside the Mumbai home of superstar Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan as a preventive procedure, a day after Ms Bachchan spoke absolutely in parliament against what she called attempts to damn the movie industry with accusations of drug abuse related to the Sushant Singh Rajput death examination.
Mumbai Cops has actually offered the extra security outside Jalsa, the Bachchans’ renowned bungalow in Juhu. The security has actually been offered as a precautionary step after Ms Bachchan was trolled on social networks after her speech.
Striking out at actor and BJP MP Ravi Kishen over his talk about drugs in Bollywood, Jaya Bachchan, a Samajwadi Party member, said in Rajya Sabha on Tuesday: “Just because of a few people, you can not taint the entire market … Jis thaali me khaate hain usi me chched karte hain,” she stated.
Even as Ms Bachchan, 72, received significant assistance from several quarters of Bollywood after her intense speech, a large section of social media users criticised her statements, with hashtags such as #ShameOnJayaBachchan trending on Twitter.
Ms Bachchan’s declarations were supported by veteran actor and BJP MP Hema Malini who stated Bollywood would “always remain in reverence” and no one might bring it down in a flash over claims like drugs and nepotism. In a psychological defence of the film industry, she informed NDTV, “I got name, fame, regard, everything from this market … it feels truly hurtful.”
Today, Maharashtra’s judgment Shiv Sena came out in support of Jaya Bachchan for the stand she took in parliament. Striking out at Ravi Kishan’s accusations, the Sena said in an editorial in its celebration mouthpiece “ Saamana “,” Those who make such claims are hypocrites and their declarations resemble double standards.”
” A doping test must be conducted on those who claim that all artists and service technicians in the film market are under the impact of drugs,” the celebration said.