Tanushree Dutta made a stir in Bollywood after the controversy with Nana Patekar of sexual harassment 10 years ago. In 2008, on the sets of , Tanushree was asked to do an item song with Nana Patekar. According to her, Nana asked choreographer Ganesh Acharya to add some intimate steps on the set.
Many celebrities have spoken about the issue and have come out in support of Tanushree dutta as well as Nana Patekar. Recently actress Malaika Arora speaked on this issue. Malaika talking about the controversy in a interview and given out her support to Tanushree.
“What makes me sad is that people, and even the media, have been highly irresponsible as far as this incident is concerned. These are times where you should have a united front. I didn’t like the fact that many of them were questioning her about why she spoke 10 years later. How does it matter whether she spoke then or now? The fact that she’s speaking up should be respected”- says Malaika.
She also added, “Obviously, it’s something that she’s dealt with a lot, over a period of time. That upset me the most. We should appreciate and applaud the fact that somebody’s finally sharing their story.”
Couple of months ago, celebs like Sonam Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Twinkle Khanna and Richa Chadha all have given their support to Tanushree. After Tanushree many other victims got the courage and spoke about their experiences.