Again in 2018, a number of ladies had come out to share their #MeToo experiences in opposition to filmmaker Sajid Khan, following which he stepped down as director of Housefull 4, which launched final yr. Sajid has been named by a number of ladies together with two actresses, Sonali Chopra and Rachel White and one journalist for sexual misconduct. He has been known as out not only for harassment but additionally for allegedly flashing ladies. And now Jiah Khan’s sister Karishma has accused Sajid of sexually harassing her the late actress in a BBC Documentary titled Dying in Bollywood.
In the video, Karishma has claimed that Sajid has told Jiah to take off her top and bra during a script-reading session. “It was rehearsal, she was studying the scripts and he requested her to take off her top and her bra. She didn’t know what to do, she stated ‘the filming hasn’t even begun but and that is occurring,’” Karishma stated in the second episode of the documentary on Jiah Khan’s dying investigation. It has been launched solely in the UK.
In a clip shared by Kangana Ranaut on her Twitter deal with, Karishma stated, “When she was requested by Sajid Khan to take her top off, she got here dwelling and cried. She stated, ‘I have a contract, so if I leave, they can sue me and slander my name. If I stay, then I am sexually harassed.’ It was a lose-lose state of affairs” additional claiming that Sajid had inappropriate remarks about her when she had accompanied her sister Jiah to the filmmaker’s home. She was 16 years previous at the moment.
They killed Jiah they killed Sushant and they tried to kill me, however they roam free have full assist of the mafia, rising stronger and profitable yearly. Know the world shouldn’t be very best you might be both the prey or the predator. Nobody will prevent you may have to save your self. https://t.co/7QwHAr9BBv
— Kangana Ranaut (@KanganaTeam) January 18, 2021
After Sajid was accused of sexual harassment by a number of ladies in 2018, he had tweeted again then in response, “In the wake of the allegations in opposition to me and the strain being placed on my household, my producer and the stars of my movie ‘Housefull 4’, I need to take the ethical accountability of stepping down from my directorial publish, until the time I can allay the allegations and show the reality… I request my buddies in the media to kindly not move judgment until the reality is out.”
Since then, the director has remained silent about the accusations.