Salman Khan Hasn’t Apologised: Women’s Panel On ‘Rape’ Remark


Mumbai: Movie star Salman Khan, who sparked anger by saying that his grueling training for a new film left him feeling like a “raped woman” has responded to the Women’s Commission, which had asked him to explain.

“We have received Salman Khan’s reply through his lawyer, he has not apologized, we are studying the reply,” Lalitha Kumaramangalam, the chief of the National Commission for Women, told the news agency ANI.

Mr Khan had made the controversial comments in an interview to promote his latest film “Sultan”, which tells the story of an ageing wrestler trying to make a comeback.

“When I used to walk out of the ring, after the shoot, I used to feel like a raped woman. I couldn’t walk straight,” the 50-year-old had said in the interview published on entertainment site.