#MeToo, Allegations on MJ Akbar should be examined: Amit Shan
Saturday - October 13, 2018 10:46 am , Category : INDIA
The matter of allegations of sexual abuse on Union Minister and Minister of State for External Affairs MJ Akbar looks no longer being dimmed. Now BJP National President Amit Shah says that the allegations against the Minister of State for External Affairs should be investigated. They said these things in an interview on a channel. Shah's statement is also looks important because this is the first reaction from BJP high command on union minister MJ Akbar, surrounded by #MeToo campaign.
Amit Shah also said that the truthfulness of this matter will also have to be examined, whether it is true or false. We also have to check that post as well as the person who posted it. Shah further said that even if you can post anything using my name, then I think its veracity should be checked.
This matter came in light when many women journalists have accused Akbar of misbehaving under the social #MeToo campaign. Women say that they were sexually exploited while Akbar was editor in various institutions. After Amit Shah’s statement first time on this issue, one thing is clear that party is serious about the charges against the minister.