We can't afford this if our tourism is to grow globally", says Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri while addressing the heinous incident faced by foreign tourists in the country

In a recent address regarding the safety and security of foreign tourists in our country, filmmaker Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri emphasized the detrimental impact it has on our tourism industry and why we can't afford such incidents if we want to grow globally.

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Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri is one of the most sensible and responsible filmmakers in Indian cinema. The pioneer director also known as the Indic Filmmaker of the nation, has mirrored the audiences and the society with his true-life storylines in the films. While his films like 'The Tashkent Files, 'The Kashmir Files, and 'The Vaccine War', have made an unforgettable impression on the audience's emotions, his words and thoughts also hold importance.


Time and again, Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri has been vocal about the incidents and the crime happening around him. A recent example of it was witnessed when the filmmaker expressed his voice on the heinous crime and assault that happened to foreign tourists in the country. 

Recently an incident has come to light on social media by a foreign couple. It was reported that 7 people sexually harassed a female foreign tourist.

Responding to the video shared by the couple, Vivek Ranjang Agnihotri said on social media,


"I have followed this account for a while. They post amazing videos of their adventure bike trip in India. It's sad that 7 people sexually assaulted her. SAD. 

Many foreign female tourists face this. We can't afford this if our tourism is to grow globally."

This is one of the examples where the Indic filmmaker, has raised his voice towards the crimes and the injustice. Besides being an Indic filmmaker, Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri is also a responsible citizen of the nation and has led an impact on the minds of the people and the generation of today with his work for which he was recently bestowed with the title of Doctorate from the Governor of Maharashtra. 

Meanwhile, on the work front, celebrated filmmaker Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri is working on 'The Delhi Files' and a film titled 'Parva' based on the novel by S.L. Bhyrappa

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