Amid the raging #MeToo campaing ongoing in Bollywood, other film industries and even news media organizations, all sorts of reactions are coming in thick and fast.
It is in this context that the statement of well comic artist of yesteryears Asrani too reacted.
Asrani dismissed the many accounts of alleged harassment, assault and rape as mostly for publicity.
He said that these could be part of film promotions’ and shouldn’t be taken seriously, as per reports of news agency.
Asrani is known to have stated that while he supports women all of the allegations could be mostly for publicity.
The whole thing started with film actor Tanushree Dutta, who renewed a decade-old allegations of harassment against Nana Patekar.>