WEB DESK: The Punjab unit of Shiv Sina has announced rupees one lakh as a reward for slapping Aamir Khan over his remarks on ‘Intolerance’ in India, Indian Express reported.
The announcement was made when the members of saffron organization held a protest against actor Aamir Khan outside a hotel in Ludhiana where the actor is currently at stay for the shoot of his upcoming movie ‘Dangal’.
Soon after the announcement, the security of the PK actor has been stepped up.
The protestors used unconstitutional language against the actor and said that he should leave the country if he is “so irritated over the situation here”. The members also burnt his photographs, disrupting the traffic in the city.
The leader of the protest, Rajeev Tandon said, “We give an opportunity to the manager and employees of the hotel and also the team of his film to slap Aamir and get Rs 1 lakh from us. The courageous and patriotic persons who will slap Aamir Khan in Ludhiana will get Rs 1 lakh reward per slap from us.”
“We have complete coordination with the police and they are being updated on the situation. The hotel employees have also been told to remain extra vigilant to avoid any suspicious person reaching near Aamir’s room. The actor was not in the hotel when the protest took place. The number of police personnel at the hotel has been increased from four to eight, ” a hotel executive was quoted by The Indian Express as saying after the Shiv Sena’s announcement.
Source: The Indian Express