For the sake of my well-being, my sanity, my dignity and self-respect of my family, I will not work with Salman Khan….The Salman Khan chapter was a nightmare in my life and I am thankful to god that it is over. – Salman Khan’s former girlfriend Aishwarya Rai (Source: Express India, April 6, 2003)
On screen, Bollywood star Salman Khan projects a macho image.
Playing the bold, tough inspector who can crush the bones of his opponents.
His last movie Dabangg saw him beating to pulp not one but several bad guys in the course of two hours.
But in real life, Salman Khan is allegedly given to driving his SUV over sleeping children and beating up his girlfriends.
Bollywood actress, and former Miss World and Salman Khan’s former girlfriend Aishwarya Rai has publicly complained in interviews that Salman Khan beat her up (Source: Times of India, Sep 27, 2002).
Salman Khan also allegedly harassed Aishwarya in other ways including landing at her film sets and creating a disturbance there.
After Aishwarya Rai broke up with Salman Khan, the beast is said to have harassed the family forcing Aishwarya’s father Krishnaraj Rai to lodge a complaint against Salman with the Mumbai police.
It’s one of the grave injustices of life in modern India that Salman Khan has got away with his alleged thuggish behavior for so long.
When Salman Khan gets into trouble, people are threatened, witnesses disappear and court cases drag on for several years.
Salman Khan is gung-ho over the release of his new film Ready.
But is Salman Khan ready to fall at Aishwarya’s feet and beg her forgiveness for the trauma he’s caused her and her family?