The 50-year-old performer said that his wife Kiran Rao proposed they ought to leave the nation. He additionally supported those returning their awards, saying one of the manners for creative folks to share their discontent or disappointment is always to return their awards.
“As an individual, as part of this country as a citizen, we read in the papers what is happening, we see it on the news and certainly, I have been alarmed. I can’t deny. I have been alarmed by a number of incidents,” the actor said.
For people that are creative, one of the methods for expressing their discontent or their disappointment is to return their awards. I believe that’s one way of getting your point across,” he said.
“When the actor chat with Kiran at home, she says ‘Should we move out of India?’
“The individual worries for her kid. His wife Kiran fears about what the atmosphere around us will be. She feels scared to open the newspapers each day. That does signal there is this awareness of growing disquiet, there’s growing despondency. You feel why this is happening, you feel low. That sense does exist in the citizen,” he added.