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#MeToo: Anyone outraging modesty of women won't be spared, says Amar Singh

Expressing concern over misuse of #MeToo campaign, Singh asserted that people should also justify their allegations and they should not only level charges.

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Firozabad Published on: October 18, 2018 17:28 IST
Amar Singh

Amar Singh

Rajya Sabha MP Amar Singh has said that anyone who outrages the modesty of a woman would not be spared in the reign of Modi government.

Amar Singh said this while talking to journalists on the issue of #MeToo campaign. He also asserted that actor-turned-politician Jaya Prada had also come across such harassers and if she opens up, people like Azam Khan would go to jail.

"I could also be falsely accused under #MeToo", the MP added.

Expressing concern over misuse of #MeToo campaign, Singh asserted that people should also justify their allegations and they should not only level charges.

Citing the example of Bollywood star Jeetendra, Singh said that a women levelled harassment charges against him saying the star had harrased her 40 years ago. "Action must be taken after proper investigation", Singh  said.

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