Actor Mukesh Khanna is being known as out on the web for scandalous statements that might be perceived as offensive on a number of ranges. Mukesh is finest identified for having performed the superhero character Shaktimaan on tv, however now runs a YouTube channel the place he shares all types of uproarious opinions. He additionally performed a pivotal function in BR Chopra’s Mahabharat.
In a video posted on his Bheesm Worldwide channel earlier this week, he stated that ladies who want intercourse and ask for it aren’t ladies, however intercourse employees. The video was titled Kya Aapko Bhi Aisi Ladkiyan Lubhati Hain?
Whereas virtually each second of the unique video is simply as stunning, individuals on the web have taken probably the most offence to at least one remark particularly: “Koi bhi ladki agar kisi ladke ko kahe ‘I wish to have intercourse with you’, wo ladki, ladki nahi hai, wo dhanda kar rahi hai. Kyunki is tarah ki nirlaj baatein koi sabhya samaj ki ladki kabhi nahi karegi (If any lady tells a boy that she needs to have intercourse with him, she is just not a woman, she is a intercourse employee. As a result of a good lady belonging to a civilised society would by no means say such issues).”
The general vibe of his seven-minute video is sexist. He requested males to watch out for being lured by ladies on the web and in actual life, and regularly blamed ladies for making an attempt to run rackets and blackmailing ‘harmless males’. He additionally admitted to having obtained messages from accounts apparently belonging to ‘younger ladies’ providing free intercourse, however he selected to not reply.
Throughout his rant within the unique video, Mukesh additionally requested ladies to remain inside ‘limits’ and respect traditions. The actor was idolised by a complete era of children within the 90s, lots of whom are those aghast at his feedback now. Comic Aditi Mittal commented on a snippet of the video posted by a Bollywood-centric Instagram account, “Shakti(ap)maan.” One other particular person commented, “He ruined my childhood.” A 3rd particular person wrote, “Shakti and Maan, each gone for a toss.” Different feedback weren’t as well mannered.
Whereas Mukesh doesn’t actually work as an actor anymore, he instructions a big following on-line — feedback underneath his YouTube video are virtually fully in favour of what he stated. The recognition of Shaktimaan can’t be ignored both. Earlier this yr, a new reboot of the character was introduced by Sony Photos India. The deliberate trilogy of superhero movies will characteristic a ‘main famous person’. Sony has partnered with Mukesh’s Bheeshm Worldwide on the mission. On a associated notice, we reside in a world the place controversial previous tweets can get Kevin Hart fired from the Oscars and James Gunn dismissed by Disney.