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#MeToo campaign removes shame associated with incidents: Kajol

Press Trust of India  |  Kolkata 

on Tuesday hailed the #MeToo campaign that has intensified across the country, saying the movement has taken away the associated with incidents of

Asked about the campaign at a film promotion event here, the popular Bollywood star said, "To take away the and embarrassment that people feel over an incident which happened in their lives, that exactly is what I think happened with this particular movement."

The #MeToo movement has gathered momentum with more women recounting their experiences of in the entertainment and

"The most important thing is by taking away the shame, the people have come to a position to draw the line and have the chance to say 'no more after this'," she told reporters.

The movement started in after alleged that well-known sexually harassed her on the sets of a movie in 2008.

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First Published: Tue, October 09 2018. 20:50 IST