The Journalist Who Broke Sanjay Dutt’s Story in 1993 Says He Will Not Watch Sanju

Sanjay Dutt’s biopic Sanju has become the talk of the town since the time it has hit the silver screens. While many of them are praising the flick, some are not happy with it. Let’s make you recollect that the story of Sanjay Dutt’s involvement in the arms case was the news that was first broken journalist Baljeet Parmar.

The news was first broken by Baljeet and just five days later after it, Sanjay was arrested from the Mumbai airport as soon as he returned from Mauritius. Well, after Sanju’s release, there have been several accusations against the biopic that it is more of a PR exercise to clean Dutt's image.

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All this has become a hot topic of discussion but the journalist Baljeet explains why he has chosen to stay out of all this and not watch the film.

He took to Facebook and wrote, “Hirani and his ilk are out there to make a quick buck.”

“The so-called bio pics are tailored to suite the man or the woman they are based on. They are not to inspire the audiences but are there to create a smokescreen to blur their minds. During the last two days I have received hundreds of messages and requests to react on the film SANJU.”

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He further wrote, “First of all let me confess that I am not a film buff. The last time I went to watch a movie was in 1997.”

Here’s take a look at his full Facebook post here:

Well, we don’t know how the makers of Sanju will and its star cast reacts to Baljeet’s post.

It will be interesting to see what will be Sanjay Dutt’s take on this whole scenario.

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Sanju is a multi starrer flick which starred Ranbir Kapoor in the titular role. Anushka Sharma, Sonam Kapoor, Dia Mirza, manisha Koirala, Paresh Rawal, Jim Sarb, Vicky Kaushal, Karishma Tanna, Boman Irani among others played a pivotal role in the film.

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The movie is directed by Munna Bhai MBBS fame Rajkumar Hirani and is bank roled by Vidhu Vinod Chopra. Sanju hit the screens on 29th June and has raked a whopping collection in just a few days of its release.

by Vijay Singh | Sat, Jul 07 - 12:31 PM

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