Indian Film and Television Directors’ Association (IFTDA) has issued a show-cause notice to Director Vikas Bahl seeking for his reaction on the sexual harassment charges levelled against him inside seven days. With different sexual harassment claims on famous identities from the Bollywood Industry, for example, Alok Nath, Vikas Bahl, and Nana Patekar, one can state that the #MeToo movement has achieved the Hindi film industry. In the interim, Dutta’s overcome step has now pushed a few victims to share their encounters. A few top brasses from industry have been named and disgraced.
In an official release, IFTDA cautioned Bahl that on the off chance that he neglects to respond inside the specified time, at that point his IFTDA enrollment will be ended. Bahl has been blamed for sexually harassed women who used to work as a member with him in recently dissolve banner, Phantom Films.
IFTDA also said that this contemptible act has conveyed disgrace to the whole movie industry and brought down the renown of Indian Film and Television Directors’ Association. The Director’ body additionally said that they are particularly bothered and maddened as these charges were confirmed by his Phantom Films’ accomplices – Anurag Kashyap, Madhu Mantena, Vikramaditya Motwane, and Neeraj Ghaywan. IFTDA also set up a Women’s complaints Redressal Cell to address Sexual Harassment cases. The cell will be leading by Swapna Waghmare Joshi.