Perfectionist Aamir Khan moves into tear

The third season of the TV show, ‘Satyamev Jayate’ was launched by the perfectionist and host of the show Aamir Khan and during the launch, he gets teary eyes on recalling and describing the painful journey of ‘Satyamev Jayate’ which left him injured.

He wiped his eyes with his shirt and asked for a glass of water to become normal. On speaking to the assembled reporters, Aamir said, "On the show, you see me speak to 8 or 10 people, 12 or 15 people. But during research I hear the stories of upto 100 people. The nature of the some of the stories is such that we are unable to have them on the show."

 Aamir cited an example of a young woman who was raped and then set on fire. She spoke to the ‘Satyamev Jayate’ team from her deathbed in hospital. Aamir said, "We couldn't show you the interview, you wouldn't have been able to watch it. It was extremely difficult for me to see it."

At one point, Aamir Khan was unable to speak and he took few minutes to console himself.  Swigging down some water, Aamir continued, "I have seen many things that have had a deep impact on me. You feel helpless, you want to forget the show and concentrate on resolving the issue you are faced with at that moment. Emotionally, this journey has been very difficult for me."

‘Satyamev Jayate’ hosted by Aamir Khan is based on social evils prevail in the society like female foeticide and medical malpractices, domestic violence, rape etc. As the host of the show, Aamir was also invited to Parliament to present solutions to a committee on medical FDI and has earned a place on the Time 100 List.