Laal Singh Chaddha is an official remake of the 1994 film Forrest Gump, starring Tom Hanks in the lead role.
Lal Singh Chaddha Controversy, Why Boycott Trending, Controversy Reason
Internet users are trending #BoycottLaalSinghChaddha on Twitter and are appealing everyone not to watch the film. cause? Aamir Khan’s controversial “India’s growing intolerance” statement, which he made in the past, is being circulated, while some controversial statements from Kareena’s past have also been dug up by haters.
Aamir Khan said in his 2015 interview, “Our country is very tolerant, but there are people who spread ill-will”. His wife Kiran Rao also made headlines by saying that she considered leaving the country for the safety of her children.
Why Boycott Trending:
Aamir Khan spoke to the media at a group media event on the Boycott hashtag trend and urged fans to watch his films.
“Yes, I feel sad. At the same time, I feel sad that in the heart of some people who are saying this, they believe that I am someone who doesn’t like India. In their heart, they believe But it is untrue. I really love the country… I am like that. It is unfortunate that some people feel that way.”
Laal Singh Chaddha is the official remake of the 1994 American film Forrest Gump, which itself is based on Winston Groom’s 1986 novel of the same name. The film stars Aamir Khan, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Naga Chaitanya and Mona Singh. It is a comedy-drama directed by Advait Chandan of Secret Superstar fame, with screenplay by Eric Roth and adapted by Atul Kulkarni.
According to reports, the boycott hashtag started trending after a section of the internet pulled out of Aamir’s 2015 interview, where he spoke about “rising intolerance” in the country.
During an event, Aamir had said, “As an individual, as a citizen of this country, we read in the newspapers what is happening, we see it on the news and of course, I get worried. I am gone. I can’t deny it. I am worried about many incidents.”
Later, Aamir clarified that his remarks were taken out of context and that he did not intend to harm anyone. Aamir said, “I am hurt and many people along with me have been hurt because of this misunderstanding. I give the credit to the media because you all have twisted my words. I request you all Please don’t do that.”