Anupam Kher slams filmmakers for returning National Award :
Filmmakers eight others and Dibakar Banerjee, Anand Patwardhan returned their National Awards, saying their determination to return the prizes was taken in light of the apathy shown by the government in addressing the pupils’ problems as well as the overall environment of intolerance against argument.
“Some more usual defendants, who never needed @narendramodi to become PM in the first area have joined the #AwardWapsi gang. Jai Ho,” he tweeted.
The performer said the filmmakers have insulted the crowd as well as the National Awards jury, who sees their movies.
“This #AwardWapsiGang hasn’t dissed the Govt but The Jury, The Chairman of the Jury as well as the crowd who saw their movies. #Program,” the chairman of the jury posted