Kamal Hassan was in Bangalore to attend a programme organised by Press Club of Bangalore and Bangalore Reporters' Guild. At the occasion, he spoke on various issues including Vishwaroopam 2, controversies and politics.
When a reporter asked Kamal Hassan whether he would join politics, the actor said that he is not interested in it. The Universal star was quizzed whether he would endorse Narendra Modi's development model and about his view on the Gujarat Chief Minister. He refused to comment and replied, "I would definitely answer by voting, but I won't discuss it in public."
On asking whether his forthcoming Vishwaroopam 2 would face problems like its first instalment, Kamal Hassan said, "How do you take care of controversies? How do you take care of intolerance? It is very difficult to take care of intolerance. The only thing I can do is, I don't become intolerant!"
Kamal Hassan reinstated that he would leave the country if he faces such a situation again. "I will not take back that word. If I am threatened or troubled again as an artiste, I can leave the country. But can the country leave me?" Hassan said. The actor said that he was pained by the developments during Vishwaroopam. Continue reading the story on the slideshow...