Allegations of sexual misconduct and harassment have hit Sajid Khan in a frightful manner. The 45-year-old filmmaker had to step down as the director of Housefull 4 and now the latest update in the case is that he has been issued notice by the IFTDA.
The Indian Film and Television Directors’ Association (IFTDA) have issued a notice to Sajid wherein the director has been asked for an explanation over the allegations made against him.
As the news broke, Sajid remained unavailable for comment but, a few days later, he issued a statement through Twitter. He stated that he would take the moral responsibility of stepping down from the director’s post of the film.
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