Maneka proposes panel to probe #MeToo allegations, Bollywood biggies speak out
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Maneka proposes panel to probe #MeToo allegations, Bollywood biggies speak out

Union minister Maneka Gandhi and Congress chief Rahul Gandhi Friday strongly backed women who narrated their experiences of sexual misconduct and more as the #MeToo floodgates opened wider with high-profile directors Sajid Khan, Subhash Ghai and Luv Ranjan the latest to be outed . While big Bollywood projects Housefull 4 and Mogul faced an uncertain future with their stars saying they would not work with those accused of sexual harassment, Union Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi said she plans to set up a panel of legal experts to look into the allegations. She also asserted that she believes in the pain and trauma of every complainant. The Congress president said the truth needs to be told loud and clear in order to bring about change . It s about time everyone learns to treat women with respect and dignity. I m glad the space for those who don t, is closing, Rahul Gandhi said in his first comments on the #MeToo movement. Neither of the two Gandhis spoke on

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