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#MeToo movement has gone to the next level and everyday new names are coming out in the Bollywood. This time it is filmmaker and director Sajid Khan who have been accused sexual harassment by three women. After this Sajid Khan has stepped down as the director of Housefull 4.
At least two actresses and a female journalist talked about their unpleasant experiences with Sajid on social media.
Actor Saloni Chopra shared her story on medium and talked about how Sajid Khan harassed her.
<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">I finally decided to share my story with you. Writing this was like re-living all that horrible past I’d chosen to let go of, but I knew if I don’t today, I may never. So here’s <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/metoo?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#metoo</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/MetooIndia?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#MetooIndia</a> <a href="https://t.co/brouTYIBC7">https://t.co/brouTYIBC7</a></p>— Saloni Chopra (@redheadchopra) <a href="https://twitter.com/redheadchopra/status/1050374581339357185?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 11, 2018</a></blockquote><script async src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>
<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Sajid Khan has preyed on women in the industry for years. Here's my story. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/MeToo?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#MeToo</a> <a href="https://t.co/Rufzs9dsp6">pic.twitter.com/Rufzs9dsp6</a></p>— YellowGlassDragon (@karishmau) <a href="https://twitter.com/karishmau/status/1050402162646241280?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 11, 2018</a></blockquote><script async src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>
<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">I was in a white vest and blue denims and still felt I was standing nude with that gaze. What happens next is that he finishes his cardio and walks up to me asking me about my boobs and making that kind of conversation. I didn’t bother to answer to anything.</p>— Rachel White (@whitespeaking) <a href="https://twitter.com/whitespeaking/status/1050406732885835776?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 11, 2018</a></blockquote><script async src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>
In response, Sajid wrote on Twitter: "In the wake of the allegations against me and the pressure being put on my family, my producer and the stars of my film 'Houseful4', I must take the moral responsibility of stepping down from my directorial post, till the time I can allay the allegations and prove the truth... I request my friends in the media to kindly not pass judgment till the truth is out."
<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="und" dir="ltr"><a href="https://t.co/qnD9W6aiLb">pic.twitter.com/qnD9W6aiLb</a></p>— Sajid Khan (@SimplySajidK) <a href="https://twitter.com/SimplySajidK/status/1050643527661584384?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 12, 2018</a></blockquote><script async src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>
The film "Housefull 4" also features Nana Patekar, who has also been accused of sexual harassment by actress Tanushree Dutta. It was after Tanushree Dutta’s statement after almost 10 years that gave the women that have been harassed at workplace. This made start the #Metoo movement in India. It seems that this movement is not going to stop anytime soon.
Akshay Kumar, who was also the part of "Housefull 4", has called off the film's shooting until "further investigation".
<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="und" dir="ltr"><a href="https://t.co/deSRvNnkAA">pic.twitter.com/deSRvNnkAA</a></p>— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) <a href="https://twitter.com/akshaykumar/status/1050638043432988672?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 12, 2018</a></blockquote><script async src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>
It was then Twinkle Khanna who came forward to speak about the incident and urged the members of Housefull to take a firm stand on the issue.
<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">Appalled hearing multiple incidents of harassment and it is truly horrific to hear what these women have been through. Everyone involved in Housefull needs to take a firm stance on this issue. This cannot go on.</p>— Twinkle Khanna (@mrsfunnybones) <a href="https://twitter.com/mrsfunnybones/status/1050631330764009474?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">October 12, 2018</a></blockquote><script async src="https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js" charset="utf-8"></script>
Now we have to wait and watch that famous Bollywood celeb would speak on this matter or not.
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