“Disgusted, don’t bring up this issue,” says Amitabh Bachchan, when asked about rapes


Nation Next Newsroom | Apr 19, 2018 15:28

Amitabh Bachchan
Amitabh Bachchan

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan on Thursday said that he feels ‘disgusted’ to talk about rapes and hence requested the media to not to rake up the issue. The 75-year-old actor said the same while addressing media persons ahead of their upcoming movie 102 Not Out in the presence of co-actor Rishi Kapoor.

As per ANI news agency, Bachchan when asked about the horrific rape in Kathua, said, “Mujhe uss vishay par charcha karne mein ghinn aati hai. So uss vishay ko uchhalo mat. (Even discussing this issue feels disgusting; don’t bring up this issue.) It is terrible to even talk about it.”

Bachchan, who’s the brand ambassador of ‘Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao,’ campaign had spoken highly of the Modi government for coming up with an initiative revolving girl child.