Arya Samaj Leader Praises ‘PK’
On Friday, Arya Samaj leader Swami Agnivesh said, “I think it is high time that a film like ‘PK‘ must be welcomed by one and all. It should not be opposed on flimsy grounds by people who haven’t even seen the film.”
‘PK’ was released on December 19 features Aamir Khan as an alien who is fascinated by India. Along with Amir, Anushka Sharma, Sanjay Dutt, Boman Irani and Sushant Singh Rajput are playing important roles.
The film is criticized by Hindu groups like Baba Ramdev and Swami Swaroopanand Shankracharya and also be the Muslim lrader Maulana Farangi Mahali. Protest against the film was carried out in Delhi, Agra, Bhopal and Ahmedabad.
Agnivesh said that the film must be made tax free across the country, “The film is not against anyone’s sentiments, therefore it is high time that this film should be made tax free throughout the country, in all the states.” Already the film is made tax free in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.
He said, “harbinger of a new socio-cultural renaissance in this country.”