Prakash Raj reacts to jewellery ad controversyPublished: August 18, 2015
Actor Prakash Raj has come out with an explanation on a controversy surrounding him in connection with a latest jewellery advertisement.
A day after a PIL filed in the Madras High Court alleged that the ad featuring the actor insulted daughters by describing them as tension, Prakash Raj posted on his online page: #kfj gold ad.With due respect to the concerns of all who have taken offence. I would like to state that it was not the intention.”
“It is aimed at the mindset of people who think girl child is “tension”. The ad clearly states it is the rate of gold u gift ..not the girl,” he said.
“I respect everyone who have questioned me.. And I promise it was not intended. Hope you see it in the context of its expression .. Thank you”, he added.
- Prakash Raj