Sonu Nigam, a top-notch Hindi singer, says that men are not safe in Bollywood, opening a Pandora's box. It ha s managed to catch the attentions of many people. Sonu Nigam has accused a senior film journalist Subhash K Jha of harassing him for sexual favors in return for publicity.
The casting couch is a well-known feature of Bollywood but till now was employed against the girls in the industry.
Sonu Nigam accuses Jha of harboring a personal vendetta against him. The journalist has been haunting the singer with blatantly suggestive sexual motives. Sonus disinterest and subsequent denial to Jhas ulterior moves led the journalist to a Sonu bashing mission. The singer claims that the journalist had been purposely and intently rubbishing his hard earned reputation by repeated stories criticizing his singing prowess in various leading newspapers.
Sonu says There was a time when women were under constant sexual subjugation but now its the turn of the men to bear the brunt. Sonu is in the US regarding some shows. He is believed to have received threatening calls. The caller has told him that he would be killed when he comes back to Mumbai.
On the other hand, Subhash K Jha said that he will go to court and file a case against the singer.
After Sonus revelation many actors and models are coming to the fore with their experience of the said incident.
I still remember how a model coordinator approached me and kept calling me till I told him I was not his cup of tea, says Sonu Sood, who played Abhishek Bachchans elder brother in Yuva and a parallel lead with Emraan Hashmi in Aashiq Banaya Aapne.
Nigar Khans husband and actor Sahil Khan (who debuted in N Chandras Style) was also approached by another co-ordinator during a party and promised a lead role if he compromised.
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