Celebrities have to be accountable in phrases and actions, says Freida Pinto

Freida Pinto

Madrid, June 24: “Slumdog Millionaire” star Freida Pinto, who’s right here for the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) celebrations, says celebrities have to be accountable of their phrases and actions.

Freida PintoWithin the wake of Salman Khan’s “raped woman” remark, Freida was requested to touch upon whether or not stars should be extra accountable.

With out taking any names, she mentioned: “Loads. I believe it is that essential that you simply begin feeling the burden. You would possibly need to say one thing that’s really not within the damaging gentle… Obligations additionally include penalties.. proper.”

Freida‘s remark comes at a time when Salman landed in controversy after he mentioned throughout a media interplay that he felt like a “raped woman” strolling out of a hoop whereas taking pictures for his function as a wrestler in his upcoming movie “Sultan”.

He acquired flak for the remark. Whereas social media remained abuzz with reactions to his comment, the National Commission for Women and the Shiv Sena have demanded an apology from him.

Salman is but to apologise, however his father and veteran author Salim Khan has apologised on his behalf.

The “Dabangg” star can also be right here for the IIFA gala, which celebrates the magic of Hindi cinema at a world vacation spot.

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