Bollywood actor Aamir Khan has never experienced bribery
for film certification. Aamir says he doesn't support palm-greasing
and in case he comes across it, he will immediately inform the
The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) CEO Rakesh Kumar
was arrested in an alleged bribery case Monday. He was sent to
police custody for three days Tuesday by a special court.
"I don't have any information about him," Aamir said when he was
asked about Kumar.
"I had no personal experience with him, so I cannot comment on
it," he told reporters at the PK poster launch Wednesday.
Shripati Mishra, CBFC advisory panel member and an authorised
agent for censor certification, was also arrested for allegedly
demanding a bribe of Rs.70,000 for issuing a certificate to "Mor
Dauki Ke Bihav", a regional film from Chhattisgarh.
Members of film fraternity have come out in the open and spoken
about their experiences.
When asked if has ever come across any such agent, Aamir said,
"It has never happened with me. In any case, the kind of person I
am, if somebody will ask me for bribe, I will immediately call the
police. I will make an official complaint then and there."
The film PK co-producer Vidhu
Vinod Chopra too said that he never had to bribe anyone to get
clearance for his film.
"Fortunately, my reputation has been so bad that I never had any
such bad experience ," he said.
Directed by Rajkumar Hirani, who has also
co-produced he film, PK is expected to come out in