Superstar Shahrukh Khan has once again landed in a
controversy because of his latest interview to Outlook Turning
Points magazine. In the interview, Shahrukh had said that sometimes
he become an inadvertent object of political leaders. To which
Lashkar-E-Taiba founder Hafiz Saeed said that SRK should move to
Pakistan if he feels insecure in India. Reportedly, Shahrukh is
very upset about Saeed's offer.
Shahrukh Khan had said in the interview, "I sometimes become the
inadvertent object of political leaders who choose to make me a
symbol of all that they think is wrong and unpatriotic about
Muslims in India. I have been accused of bearing allegiance to our
neighbouring nation rather than my own country." To which Hafiz
said that Shahrukh is welcome in Pakistan and he can live here for
as long as he wants. He also said he will be respected in
A source close to Shahrukh Khan told Bollywood Life,
"Shahrukh had made the comments regarding his religion only to
point out how he remains fiercely patriotic to India with a
disregard for those who wish to drag his identity as a Muslim in
the way of him being loved by millions of fans. He's one of India's
most secular actors."
Saeed Hafiz is considered as one of the most wanted terrorists
of India for his alleged association with Lashkar-e-Taiba.