ApunKaChoice.com
site  movies  celebs  music  news  showtimes  user  
Hello, Stranger Login | Sign up
ApunKaChoice » Article » Dalits angry over Saif Ali Khan’s role in 'Aarakshan'!
 

Dalits angry over Saif Ali Khan’s role in 'Aarakshan'!

Director Prakash Jha gets a letter of protest from a Dalit group
By ApunKaChoice
Tue, May 17, 2011 04:29:42 GMT
 

Dalits angry over Saif Ali Khan’s role in 'Aarakshan'!
Saif Ali Khan plays a Dalit character in director Prakash Jha’s film Aarakshan which is about the reservation for the minority groups.

However, Saif’s character in the film has upset a fringe Dalit group that goes by the name of Dalit Suraksha Samiti. The group, we hear, has shot off a letter to Jha expressing their protest over Saif playing the dalit character.

Jha is a bit perplexed by the protest and has decided to wait and watch.

“Yes, we have received a letter. My people are looking into it. We have not filed any complaint yet. It does not seem to be a registered organisation,” Jha said in a statement.

The reason for Jha’s confusion is that he doesn’t understand why dalits should protest against Saif playing a dalit character.

“I can’t understand why anybody should be offended if Saif, being from a royal family, is cast as a Dalit,” Jha says.

Jha’s previous film Raajneeti was also in controversy before its release.
Jacqueline Fernandez bags horror film 'Raaz 3'
 
Meet Salman Khan, the director!
YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE
'Humshakals' First Look: Three Saif Ali Khans, three Riteish Deshmukhs and three Ram Kapoors
'Humshakals' First Look: Three Saif Ali Khans, three Riteish Deshmukhs and three Ram Kapoors
Pix: Katrina Kaif, Saif Ali Khan shooting 'Phantom' in Punjab
Pix: Katrina Kaif, Saif Ali Khan shooting 'Phantom' in Punjab
Saif Ali Khan faces trial for allegedly assaulting NRI
Saif Ali Khan faces trial for allegedly assaulting NRI
Pix: Saif Ali Khan goes 'shopping' with Esha Gupta; Kareena Kapoor keeps watch
Pix: Saif Ali Khan goes 'shopping' with Esha Gupta; Kareena Kapoor keeps watch
Tags :
,
,
comments powered by Disqus


 
Now Trending : Salman Khan | Shahrukh Khan | Ranbir Kapoor | Aishwarya Rai | Katrina Kaif | Kareena Kapoor | Priyanka Chopra | Poonam Pandey | Sherlyn Chopra | Alia Bhatt | New Hindi Movies

Photo Galleries 

Style Check: Deepika Padukone, Kangana Ranaut, Alia Bhatt among best dressed of the week

Akshay Kumar, John Abraham, Ekta Kapoor at HT Delhi Most Stylish Awards

Pix: Shahrukh Khan celebrates KKR win!

Amitabh Bachchan's 'Bhoothnath Returns' screened at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Sunny Leone, Karisma Kapoor at Mayyur R Girotra Couture launch

Kangana Ranaut, Vir Das promote ‘Revolver Rani’ in Delhi

Alia Bhatt, Arjun Kapoor, Karan Johar visit cinema halls to promote ‘2 States’

Vivek Oberoi campaigns for BJP in Amritsar
Wallpapers 

Lucky Kabootar Wallpapers

Shilpa Shetty Wallpapers

Holiday - A Soldier Is Never Off Duty Wallpapers

Salman Khan Wallpapers

The Xpose Wallpapers

Dishkiyaaoon Wallpapers
Hot Celebrities 

Mallika Sherawat

Shriya Saran

Jacqueline Fernandez
New Movies 

2 States

Lucky Kabootar

Dekh Tamasha Dekh
Videos 

Arjun Kapoor, Alia Bhatt get cozy in ‘2 States’ song ‘Offo’

Arjun Kapoor smitten with Alia Bhatt in song ‘Locha-e-Ulfat’

Alia Bhatt and Arjun Kapoor sizzle in ‘2 States’ trailer

‘2 States’ song ‘Mast Magan’ featuring Alia Bhatt and Arjun Kapoor

Trailer: Allu Arjun-Shruti Haasan spice up 'Race Gurram'

Amole Gupte’s 'Hawaa Hawaai' trailer is impressive


Copyright © ApunKaChoice.com
ApunKaChoice.com : Latest Bollywood News, Bollywood Movies Reviews, Bollywood Wallpapers
privacy policy
Partner Sites : Sports - CricketZone - IndiaExpress.com [ Mobiles Festivals Bikes Cars ] - CardWeaver

photo gallery - new movies - celebs - wallpapers - the celeb A-Z - News & Gossip - Music - Video - Hot Topics
Anushka Sharma - Katrina Kaif - Kareena Kapoor - Priyanka Chopra - Deepika Padukone - Sonakshi Sinha - Aishwarya Rai - Poonam Pandey - Sherlyn Chopra
Salman Khan ( Bigg Boss 6 ) - Shahrukh Khan - Shahid Kapoor - Hrithik Roshan - Aamir Khan - Ranbir Kapoor