Amitabh Bachchan asked to 'correct' Jaya Bachchan after she defends Bollywood in Rajya Sabha

WION Web Team
New Delhi Updated: Sep 16, 2020, 06:54 PM(IST)

Amitabh and Jaya Bachchan Photograph:( Twitter )

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Security out the Bachchan's residence has been stepped up post Jaya Bachchan's speech in the Rajya Sabha.

Jaya Bachchan's speech defending the film industry may have got support from Bollywood celebrities but the veteran actress and her family have been brutally trolled on Twitter with many even targetting her two granddaughters and other family members.

Some even asked Amitabh Bachchan to tame his wife and the senior Bollywood star got trolled by many on Tuesday.
Her comments came following the statement of actor and MP Ravi Kishan in Lok Sabha. "Just because of a few people, you cannot tarnish the whole industry... I was really embarrassed and ashamed that yesterday one our members in the Lok Sabha, who is from the industry, spoke against the film industry. Jis thaali me khaate hain usi me chched karte hain".

Calling her 'shameless', many tragetted the Bachchan family with vicious tweets.  

"You agree that Jaya Bachchan is a shameless lady and a black spot in Parliament? Pls comment below and tell Amitabh Bachchan?" a Twitter user wrote.

Many tagged Big B and asked him to "kindly tell your high-headed wife that this is not a monarchy".




Several others shared photos of Big B's daughter Shweta Nanda and called her a 'druggie'.


Eventaully, Mumbai Police on Wednesday had to step up the security around Bachchan`s Mumbai residence - Jalsa.
Mumbai Police said the security was enhanced as a precautionary measure after Jaya Bachchan in a fiery speech slammed those who are tarnishing the film industry`s image in the Upper House of the Parliament.

Also read: Kangana Ranaut on Jaya Bachchan's speech: Would you say the same if your daughter was beaten, drugged, molested?

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