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Richa Chadha makes shocking revelations about sexual-harassment in Bollywood

07 Dec 2017 | By Ankita Chakravarti
Richa Chadha opens up about Bollywood

Actress Richa Chadha, who has been busy prepping up for her next movie 'Fukrey Returns' has some shocking things to say about sexual harassment in Bollywood.

In an interview, Richa said that the naming and shaming have not started yet in Bollywood. If it does, all the people claiming to be feminists and act in a progressive manner, will come tumbling down.

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07 Dec 2017Richa Chadha makes shocking revelations about sexual-harassment in Bollywood

Casting couchEarlier, Salman Khan had also spoken about casting couch

At HT Leadership Summit held in Delhi recently, 'Tiger Zinda Hai' actor Salman Khan voiced his opinion on the casting couch.

He said that taking advantage of someone with a promise to give work is disgusting. He further added if he comes across any such person, he will take them to the "cleaners".

However, he denied the existence of casting couch in Bollywood.

Entertainment IndustryIronically, sexual harassment is most prevalent in entertainment industry

In the wake of the Harvey Weinstein incident, a lot of people from Hollywood have openly spoken about sexual harassment cases. In fact, it has opened a can of worms.

We are aware of the deep-seated misogyny and sexism prevalent across industries. In Hollywood, it is just more pronounced.

But, are the men and women of Bollywood ready to name their Weinsteins? Perhaps, not.