Bollywood Actor-filmmaker Farhan Akhtar has taken a dig at Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) spokesperson GVL Narasimha Rao over his remarks that most Indian film stars have very low IQ and very low general knowledge.
BJP spokesperson GVL Narasimha Raoto an interview to a leading TV channel over the ongoing controversy on Tamil film “Mersal” that has scenes critical of the GST and the Digital India initiatives of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Rao, criticising the movie and its makers in the TV interview, said: “In any case, most of our film stars have very low IQ, very low general knowledge.”
GVL Narasimha Raoremark has made Farhan Akhtar upset, to which he took to Twitter to express his objection. Angry Farhan tweeted and tagged the BJP leader. His Tweet read, “How dare you, sir?? @GVLNRAO And to all film people in his ranks.. here’s what he thinks of you. #shame,”
Mersal movie is Tamil actor Vijay’s Diwali release directed by Atlee, is in the news after the Tamil Nadu unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) demanded removal of specific dialogues which criticises about GST and digital India.Politicians, including Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi and DMK leader MK Stalin, slammed the BJP’s attempt to muzzle criticism regarding its policies.