The #MeTooMovement is all set to mark its anniversary on 15 October and in India It seems every day a shocking revelation grabs the media headlines . Today Vinta Nanda, the writer-producer of 1990’s famous Zee TV show Tara, accused the veteran actor Alok Nath of sexually molesting her 19 years ago.
Now he ‘Sanskari’ actor who is famous on social media as Babuji (He played several times a character of descent father on screen) has broken his silence about the issue.
Talking with the ABP, Alok Nath stated, “"Kuch to log kahenge. Neither I am denying this nor do I would agree with it. It (rape) must have happened, but someone else would have done it. Well, I do not want to talk much about it as for the matter if it has come out, it will be stretched. We only have to hear to women's stand because they are considered weak."Vinta through Facebook post shared her horrific story, which has left everyone shocked.
PM Narendra Modi-led NDA government is also facing criticism and Metoo movement took a dig at ruling party after a journalist alleged that it’s Minister of State for External Affairs M J Akbar did offending sexual misconducts at her.
Earlier The woman journalist, Priya Ramani shared 1997 incident and said when she was a recruited in the media industry and being her ‘boss’ Akbar invited her into a hotel room in Mumbai around 7pm, when she was 23 years old and he was 43 year old for an interview purpose and during this meet Akbar made objectionable moves towards her.
Priya Ramani took Twitter and wrote, “I began this piece with my MJ Akbar story. Never named him because he didn’t “do” anything. Lots of women have worse stories about this predator—maybe they’ll share. #ulti https://www.vogue.in/content/harvey-weinsteins-open-letter-sexual-harassment/amp/#click=https://t.co/A2uHiJt9zd …”.