Gehraiyaan: Kiran Mazumdar Shaw Takes A Dig At Ex Police Commissioner Bhaskar Rao’s Comments

Gehraiyaan was a film that has received mixed reactions from the audience. Some called it unbearable while some called it a good watch. But when former Police Commissioner of Bengaluru, Bhaskar Rao reacted to the film, it was not chill for the netizens and some notable personalities of the city.

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Bhaskar Rao tweeted, saying “We started watching #Gehraaiyaan, 20 mins later, stopped, I found it an affront .. I am fan of Deepika, our BLR girl; she’s idolized by millions of young women as icon, achiever and Courageous. Extramarital and destruction of Home, some may feel it’s OK, Very wrong msg. Am I old fashion.”


To this, the founder of Biocon and Businesswoman Kiran Mazumdar Shaw wrote, “You should watch the whole film it’s really well made with a few twists at the end. Deepika’s performance is amazing,” she told him.

To this Rao responded, “Kiran Ma’am, @deepikapadukone performance is amazing in any role. My reaction is to the film’s message conveyed to society by a person followed by millions. As police officer, I have seen how youth just blindly follow them, youngsters feel it’s ok to indulge and homes fall, crimes rise.”

He also went on to respond to comments of the other people.


The film directed by Shakun Batra starred actors like Deepika Padukone, Siddhant Chaturvedi, Ananya Pandey, Naseeruddin Shah and so on.

What are your thoughts on the film?