Aamir Khan gets death threats, buys 10 cr bombproof car
Perfectionist Aamir Khan’s life is in danger and it is supposedly for his TV show, ‘Satyamev Jayate’ which exposes the dark side of the society. Off late Aamir Khan gets death threats and following which the actor was forced to own a 10 crore bombproof car. Aamir Khan purchased an expensive 'special protection' Mercedes Benz to tackle bullets and explosives.
Now, Aamir is moving around and attending events with his new Mercedes Benz S600 that the actor has purchased for his protection. After Mukhesh Ambani and PM Manmohan Singh, Aamir is the third in the country to own this ‘special protection’ car.
Aamir’s show deals with the social stigmas of society like domestic violence, female foeticide, medical malpractices and honour killings and many such social curses which still exists in our society.
Aamir was first spotted stepping out of the expensive car when he attended a party at a five star hotel.
Says a source, “After the first season of Satyamev Jayate, Aamir Khan received a few threats as he had openly talked against female foeticide, medical malpractices and honour killings in the show. He then decided to purchase this expensive bombproof car. There are a lot of people out there who own bulletproof cars, but his bombproof car is a customised model and it is specially made for VVIPs.”
Aamir Khan has informed the police about the threats and he was also offered police protection but his family insists that he should own a protection car.
“The second season of his show, Satyamev Jayate, is scheduled to hit TV screens from March 2, and its episodes may throw light on issues such as governance, corruption and the Lok Sabha elections this year. So he was advised to take no chances,” says a source close to the star.
Aamir Khan in an interview revealed that her mother Zenat Husain is worried for his well-being, "My mother is scared...her reaction is different. She says, 'You are showing people who do wrong, with the right intention', but she says she is scared that what if those people go against me or harm me. After all, she is a mother, so she is scared," he added.
When the actor was asked about the threatening calls, he denied the report by saying, "I have only been receiving love from people and no threat calls these are just rumours."Well, Aamir Khan is not the only celebrity from Bollywood to get death threats. Off late, celebrities like Sonu Nigam, Boney Kapoor, Akshay Kumar, Karan Johar received extortion threats from underworld.