Veteran Bollywood performing artist Anupam Kher has been denied a visa by Pakistan, refering to security reasons.
Veteran Bollywood entertainer Anupam Kher has been denied a visa by Pakistan, refering to security reasons, as showed by a media report here. A NGO had invited Kher for an event in Lahore which he rushed to go to, Express News reported.
The report said the Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi denied him a visa, refering to security reasons.
"I ought to go anyway I have been told by my promoters there that it is not happening in view of some specific reasons," Kher toltold by my promoters there that it is not happening on account of some particular reasons," Kher told PTI when asked for his reaction on the report.
"I have been expecting to perform my play in Lahore since an extended period of time," he said.
The Express Tribune every day paper, in the report, similarly passed on Kher's late comments to it on Taliban's Peshawar school ambush in December a year prior and the scourge of terrorism.
"Terrorism is at this time the most vexatious situation in India and Pakistan and in addition on the planet," he had said.
"Any exhibition of terrorism must be reproved, however the unfeeling way in which the youths were killed genuinely vexed me...Seeing around 150 children executed in a show of terrorism pounded me," Kher was refered to as saying by the step by step.