By Lokesh RV | Galatta | 01:55 PM
Director Rajkumar Hirani is one of the most successful and critically acclaimed filmmakers of the Hindi film industry. Rajkumar Hirani is the director of huge blockbusters like Munna Bhai MBBS, Lage Raho Munnabhai, Aamir Khan's 3 Idiots and PK, and Sanju - the highest Hindi grosser of 2018.
And now as a shocking news, a woman has alleged that she was sexually assaulted by Rajkumar Hirani during the making Sanju. The report first carried by HuffPost India says, the woman raised an harassment complaint against him over an email which she marked to several influential people known to Rajkumar Irani in the industry. According to reports, the harassment began on April 9, 2018, and he abused her several times.
Speaking to media, the woman reportedly said, “It was unbearable but the reason I endured it all until I couldn’t, was because I didn’t want my job to be taken away from me, and work to be questioned. Ever.”
On the other side, Hirani has denied the allegation saying, "I want to very strongly state that this is a false malicious and mischievous story being spread with the sole intention of destroying my reputation.”