The "fauji" in SRK speaks
The badshah of bollywood, Shah Rukh Khan has expressed his grief over the killings at LoC. He said that was saddened by the brutal killing of two Indian soldiers on the Indo-Pak border, but cautioned against retaliating in the same manner.
"As an Indian, I am completely saddened," he told reporters.”It is completely wrong, but that does not mean we should do the same. I think as a nation we should take a hard stance. I think you and I should look at methods to end the strife at the border," he said.
Interestingly, the bollywood superstar made his television debut in a serial called Fauji in 1988. . He played the leading role of Commando Abhimanyu Rai in the critically acclaimed show, which earned him mass recognition. The actor has also potrayed an army man’s character quite impressivley in his recent relaease Jab Tak Hain Jaan which happened to be Yash Chopra’s last .
"I have been watching this on the TV...that lets teach them a lesson. It is completely wrong...it is sad. It should not have happened. It is sad to see who have died for unnecessary reason. We should be clear that whoever does wrong have to be taken into account and put to test," the Bollywood actor said."Things like country, war, border, strife, politics should be kept different. Because, when I had talked about sports, there was a controversy. In a country which is so volatile, the youth wanting to take stance... Hard stances in situations which is good thing in a democracy," Shah Rukh said.