New Delhi(Indilens News Team): On Tuesday, BJP national general secretary Kailash Vijayvargiya hit out at Shah Rukh Khan hit out at Shah Rukh Khan for his remarks about intolerance in the country. He said that Shah Rukh Khan lived in India but his mind is in Pakistan and that despite the fact that his films earn crores, he sees India as an intolerant nation.
image: SRK offering Ganapati Puja with wife Gauri
6:32 PM – 3 Nov 2015Calling SRK a traitor, he went on to claim that the project India as intolerant nation is part of this conspiracy along with Pakistan and other anti-India forces and asked where SRK was during the 26/11 attacks or the 1993 blasts.
Earlier SRK told India Today TV, “There is intolerance, there is extreme intolerance… there is I think… there is growing intolerance.”
“It is stupid… It is stupid to be intolerant and this is our biggest issue not just an issue…Religious intolerance and not being secular in this country is the worst kind of crime that you can do as a patriot,” he said, Asked whether he will give up his Padma Shri award, Shah Rukh responded, “I mean just for a symbolic gesture, yes, if I have to.”