Kangana’s recent controversial statement about India’s freedom has taken the internet on the storm. She remarked “achieving freedom only in 2014 when Narendra Modi became prime minister”, while “1947 was “bheekh” (alms)”.
While most people chose to keep their mouth shut about this matter prominent Marathi actor Vikram Gokhale came in support of Kangana.
In a recent function in Pune Gokhale said, “I agree with Ranaut’s statement. We were given freedom. Many people were just mute spectators when freedom fighters were hanged (during the British raj). These mute spectators included many senior leaders. They didn’t save the freedom fighters who were fighting against the British”