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Sajid Khan steps down as 'Housefull 4' director

IANS  |  Mumbai 

Filmmaker Khan on Friday said he is stepping down as director of "4" amid allegations the he indulged in with multiple women.

At least two actresses and a female came out about their unpleasant experiences with on on Thursday in the wake of the #MeToo movement.

In response, wrote on Twitter: "In the wake of the allegations against me and the pressure being put on my family, my and the stars of my 'Houseful4', I must take the moral responsibility of stepping down from my directorial post, till the time I can allay the allegations and prove the truth... I request my friends in the media to kindly not pass judgment till the truth is out."

The "4" also features Nana Patekar, who too is accused of by

Akshay Kumar, the star of "4", has called off the film's shooting until "further investigation".

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First Published: Fri, October 12 2018. 13:26 IST
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