FTII students have been boycotting classes, alleging Mr Chauhan lacks “stature and vision” to head the institution. They allege that his is a political appointment – Mr Chauhan is a member of the ruling BJP and had campaigned prominently for the party in last year’s national elections.
Bajrangi Bhaijaan Director Kabir Khan and actor Salman Khan, to speak about the FTII topic.
Kabir Khan said, “Government doesn’t need to get involved in these areas. Institute should take care of their governance themselves”.
Salman Khan said, “Government should listen to students. Students are the ones who make this industry”.