#MeToo effect: Akshay Kumar cancels 'Housefull 4' shoot

MeToo Movement Actor Saloni Chopra and journalist Karishma Upadhyay accuse Sajid Khan of sexual misconduct

"This is a heartbreaking time for my family". Currently, Sajid Khan is being thrashed all over the social media for sexually harassing women and now, his sister, Farah Khan, has reacted to all the allegations against her brother.

In a post on Twitter, the director said he was taking the "moral responsibility" to step down till he can allay the allegations.

She took to Twitter to write that it's a hard time for the family and if Sajid has done what he has been accused of, he should atone his actions.

After two women and a female journalist called out the filmmaker for sexual misconduct, Bollywood actress Bipasha Basu has made shocking revelations about feeling uncomfortable on the sets of "Humshakals". This even resulted in Akshay Kumar cancelling Housefull 4 shootings saying that he does not wants to work with culprits. He has even stepped down as the director Housefull 4, the film he was now directing.

Earlier, Sajid Khan's brother Farhan Akhtar too tweeted about it saying that he is really shocked and disappointed to read the stories about Sajid's behaviour. "I stand with them today". Her story was posted by Twitter user Mahima Kukreja who has also outed AIB's former member Utsav Chakraborty for sexual harassment.

Popular filmmaker Sajid Khan, who has been accused of sexual harassment by three women, has chose to step down as the director of his upcoming comedy-drama 'Housefull 4'. Now, the new name that is added to the list is the popular filmmaker Sajid Khan. Sajid also said that he will not get back to the job till the truth is out about the case. Like I said, only outsiders will know this.

Some Indian actresses have long said that the industry, which is dominated by a few powerful players, needs to create an environment where victims can come forward without fear of being ostracised. What happens next is that he finishes his cardio and walks up to me asking me about my boobs and making that kind of conversation.

According to reports, Aamir Khan has already left the film. The so-called nepotism kids say, "Oh, we also have to go through it".

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