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Was told off by a lot of people after 'Kahaani 2': Sujoy Ghosh

IANS  |  Mumbai 

director faced flak for making "2: Durga Rani Singh" -- a story about a six-year-old getting sexually abused by her uncle -- but says recent incidents prove how it's reality.

"After '2: Durga Rani Singh' I was told off by a lot of people. 'Why did you make this Who in their right mind would abuse a six-year-old?' But that's what happens in this world," tweeted on Sunday.

Ghosh's tweet comes in the wake of eight-year-old girl's rape in Jammu and Kashmir's district.

"We need to wake up and protect our children. because if we don't, no one else will," he added.

The minor's body was recovered from in on January 17, a week after she went missing while grazing horses in the forest area. She was held captive inside a temple, and was sedated before being raped and murdered.

--IANS

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First Published: Sun, April 15 2018. 11:40 IST
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