The controversy surrounding Tamil actor Mansoor Ali Khan recent sexist remarks about star heroine Trishna Krishnan during a press meet continues to escalate. Trisha, responding strongly to his comments, vowed never to work with him again, gaining support from numerous celebrities. In contrast, Mansoor Ali Khan’s statement, issued in response, lacked an apology, further fueling the controversy.
The National Commission for Women is deeply concerned about the derogatory remarks made by actor Mansoor Ali Khan towards actress Trisha Krishna. We're taking suo motu in this matter directing the DGP to invoke IPC Section 509 B and other relevant laws.Such remarks normalize…
— NCW (@NCWIndia) November 20, 2023
The situation has now taken a legal turn with the National Commission for Women (NCW) intervening. Today, the NCW has suo moto taken cognizance of the issue and directed the Tamil Nadu Director General of Police (DGP) to invoke IPC Section 509 B and other relevant laws against Mansoor Ali Khan for his offensive comments. Public demand for his arrest is growing, and there is keen anticipation for further developments on this issue.