Pakistani actors have been banned from the Bollywood film industry in recent years. The ban was imposed after the Uri and Pulwama attacks. Since then, no Pakistani artist has had the opportunity to work on Bollywood films. Actress Mahira Khan has now given her response to the ban on Pakistani actors in the Bollywood film industry.
Mahira Khan is one of the famous actresses of Pakistani cinema. He has worked with veteran actor Shah Rukh Khan on the Bollywood film Raees. After this, Mahira Khan was unable to appear in any Bollywood movies. In such a situation, he has given his reaction to the banning of Pakistani artists in Hindi cinema. Mahira Khan recently spoke to the English language website Film Companion.
During this time the Pakistani actress also shared her work experiences in Bollywood. Mahira Khan has revealed that he received offers for the Indian web series several times, but did not accept out of fear. He said: ‘I got a lot of series offers. I don’t know if anyone will understand when I say this, I was scared. I was really scared. It wasn’t about what people said, wanted to do. His story was amazing too. He didn’t want to lose her. ‘
Mahira Khan continued: “But I was scared and I am not ashamed to tell this. Now I think a bit, no man, you can’t let something happen that affects politics and your choice. So, I don’t think it will now and I hope we will cooperate. Either digital or in any way. ‘
He further said: ‘I think this was my first experience, which is very sad. When I think about it … I mean, we’ve all moved on. This is what we do, if we don’t have it, we do something else. Ocurrs the same. But I think a great opportunity has been missed for the entire subcontinent to come together and cooperate. It can happen again. Who knows?’ Let us tell you that Pakistani artists were banned from Bollywood after the Uri attack in 2016. At the same time, after the Pulwama attack in 2019, the Indian Film Workers Association completely banned Pakistani artists.