Hindu extremists surround house of Bolly Wood star Amir Khan over his controversial remarks

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NEW DELHI: Following actor Aamir Khan's statement that there is a sense of insecurity in the country and that his wife Kiran Rao even suggested leaving India, a group of people staged protests outside his residence in Mumbai. Members of Hindu Sena held demonstrations, following which security was increased outside Aamir Khan's home. This comes even as Aamir Khan faces flak over his statement on the issue of intolerance at Ramnath Goenka Awards for Journalism from several corners of the political fraternity, led by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). FIR also registered against Amir Khan. BJP MP Yogi Adityanath, who is often in the line of fire for firing salvos, said that Aamir must leave the country if he wants as that would reduce population of the country. "If Aamir Khan wants to leave the country he can go. The population of the country will come down," said the BJP leader. AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi also hit out at the 'PK' star, terming his statement on leaving the country as a "great disservice to freedom fighters". Under attack for his remark over concerns of intolerance in the country, Bollywood actor Aamir Khan has been provided with adequate security, a senior police official said on Tuesday. Reference: ibnlive.com