Kabir Khan Speaks About Violent Attacks On Students In New Delhi

Imran Asif Fazal |Jan 16, 2020, 5:13

The filmmaker had recently protested on streets of Mumbai against police brutality on students.

Filmmaker Kabir Khan is an alumnus of Jamia Milia Islamia University, New Delhi. He finally opened up about the incident in which Delhi police assaulted students inside the campus. The police officials were also accused of ransacking University's properties. Students were protesting last month against Citizen Amendment Act which went violent. After police brutality, students from all over India protested on the streets. The demanded severe action against senior police officers involved in assaulting students. Kabir Khan while speaking with a news agency said that the government should engage in a debate rather than assaulting students inside the campus.

Kabir Khan Several celebrities from Bollywood industry condemned the incident and demanded strict action against government officials for assaulting students. Kabir Khan said that he felt very uncomfortable after seeing students of Jamia Milia Islamia University students being brought out of the campus with their hands in the air. He believes that the students have their rights to show dissent and protest peacefully. Being in a democracy no government can stop students from protesting and showing dissent.

Kabir

He further said that the government could have entered into a debate with students instead of brutally assaulting them. Kabir Khan had joined the protests in Mumbai and condemned the incident. He said that the students cannot be stopped from talking what they don't like about. But assaulting in their campus was not at all required. That the culture we do not want in the country he had said. Similarly, he also spoke about the attack by masked men inside Jawaharlal Nehru University campus. More than 40 masked men entered JNU campus and attacked students. Aishe Ghosh, JNU students union president was severely injured in the incident. Kabir Khan said that university campuses are the future of our country. They should be respected and that is very important.

Khan

Kabir Khan is excited about his next web series The Forgotten Army: Azaadi Ke Liye which revolves around the stories of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose's Azad Hind Fauj or the Indian National Army (INA). Starring Sunny Kaushal, TJ Bhanu, Rohit Chaudhary anddebutant actress Sharvari, the web series airs on Amazon Prime videos from January 24.

comments

Sort by Newest | Popular

Next Story

Read more

Saif Ali Khan Explains Why He Asked Sara To Opt Out Of "Jawaani Jaaneman"

Bollywoods News |Jan 24, 2020, 4:40

Saif Ali Khan Explains Why He Asked Sara To Opt Out Of "Jawaani Jaaneman"

Saif Ali Khan had planned a backup plan for his daughter if film "Kedarnath" shelved completely.

Pawan Kalyan Kicks Off The Shoot For Telugu Remake Of “Pink”

Regional Movies |Jan 23, 2020, 11:31

Pawan Kalyan Kicks Off The Shoot For Telugu Remake Of “Pink”

Pawan Kalyan plays the male lead in the official Telugu remake of hit Bollywood film “Pink”. Previously, “Pink” has also been remade in Tamil with Ajith Kumar.

Vivaan Shah Was Fascinated To Play Role Of A Ragman

Bollywoods News |Jan 24, 2020, 3:49

Vivaan Shah Was Fascinated To Play Role Of A Ragman

The actor underwent training to observe ragmans on street inorder to portray their role with perfection.

Akshay Kumar Is An Undisputable King Of Bollywood Comedy And Here Is Why

Bollywoods News |Jan 22, 2020, 10:48

Akshay Kumar Is An Undisputable King Of Bollywood Comedy And Here Is Why

Be it his stunts or his emotional dialogues, Akshay Kumar never fails to impress us with his action films and dramas as well. But rather than that, he’s a true king of comedy that we penned the much-loved noted for.

Pooja Bedi's Daughter Alaya F Talks About Nepotism

Bollywoods News |Jan 23, 2020, 4:52

Pooja Bedi's Daughter Alaya F Talks About Nepotism

Alaya F took a four year course in filmmaking at New York University and claimed that she was rejected after auditions.

Saroj Khan Slams Ganesh Acharya For 'Dividing' Dancing Community

Bollywoods News |Jan 23, 2020, 4:26

Saroj Khan Slams Ganesh Acharya For 'Dividing' Dancing Community

Ganesh Acharya claimed that dancers want a fair CDA elections and they demand fair wages in the industry.