Actor Mukesh Khanna is being referred to as out on the web for scandalous statements that might be perceived as offensive on a number of ranges. Mukesh is greatest identified for having performed the superhero character Shaktimaan on tv, however now runs a YouTube channel the place he shares every kind of uproarious opinions. He additionally performed a pivotal function in BR Chopra’s Mahabharata.
In a video posted on his Bheesm International channel earlier this week, he stated that girls who want intercourse and ask for it aren’t girls, however intercourse employees. The video was titled Kya Aapko Bhi Aisi Ladkiyan Lubhati Hain?
While virtually each second of the unique video is simply as stunning, folks on the web have taken probably the most offense to 1 remark particularly: “Koi bhi ladki agar kisi ladke ko kahe ‘I wish to have intercourse with you’, wo ladki, ladki nahi hai, wo dhanda kar rahi hai. Kyunki is tarah ki nirlaj baatein koi sabhya samaj ki ladki kabhi nahi karegi (If any lady tells a boy that she needs to have intercourse with him, she will not be a woman, she is a intercourse employee. Because an honest lady belonging to a civilised society would by no means say such issues).”
The total vibe of his seven-minute video is sexist. He requested males to watch out for being lured by girls on the web and in actual life, and continuously blamed girls for attempting to run rackets and blackmailing ‘harmless males’. He additionally admitted to having obtained messages from accounts apparently belonging to ‘younger girls’ providing free intercourse, however he selected to not reply.
During his rant within the unique video, Mukesh additionally requested girls to remain inside ‘limits’ and respect traditions. The actor was idolised by a whole era of children within the 90s, a lot of whom are those aghast at his feedback now. Comedian Aditi Mittal commented on a snippet of the video posted by a Bollywood-centric Instagram account, “Shakti(ap)maan.” Another particular person commented, “He ruined my childhood.” A 3rd particular person wrote, “Shakti and Maan, both gone for a toss.” Other feedback weren’t as well mannered.
While Mukesh does not actually work as an actor anymore, he instructions a major following on-line — feedback underneath his YouTube video are nearly totally in favor of what he stated. The reputation of Shaktimaan cannot be ignored both. Earlier this 12 months, a new reboot of the character was introduced by Sony Pictures India. The deliberate trilogy of superhero movies will function a ‘main famous person’. Sony has partnered with Mukesh’s Bheeshm International on the mission. On a associated observe, we stay in a world the place controversial previous tweets can get Kevin Hart fired from the Oscars and James Gunn dismissed by Disney.
With inputs from TheIndianEXPRESS