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We must support PM Modi on demonetisation: Aamir Khan

Bollywood actor Aamir Khan has said demonetisation is a good move by the government to curb black money and hence all citizens should support the initiative taken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

bollywood Updated: Dec 19, 2016 10:03 IST
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Aamir Khan during the teaser launch of film Secret Superstar in Mumbai.(IANS)

Bollywood actor Aamir Khan has said demonetisation is a good move by the government to curb black money and hence all citizens should support the initiative taken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

He however was sad for the common man who has felt the pinch of the cash crunch the most. “I haven’t faced any problems due to demonetisation as I don’t have black money at all. I pay taxes. Those who have black money will face problems. I make use of card be it debit or credit card whenever we buy something,” Aamir said.

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“I know common people are facing problem and I feel sad about it. Our Prime Minister has taken a good initiative and we must support him,” he said.

Akash Chawla, Executive Vice President and Business Head ZEE Studios, actor Aamir Khan and filmmaker Advait Chandan during the teaser launch of film Secret Superstar in Mumbai on Dec 16. (IANS)

The government is encouraging people to switch to a digital regime and go cashless to rein in corruption. Ask Aamir if going cashless will help, he says, “I am not an economist. If someone is doing some good work we should help them. I am into films..I can talk about that and not economy.”

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On work front, the 51-year-old will be seen as wrestler Mahavir Singh Phogat in Dangal. He also has a special appearance in Secret Superstar and Aditya Chopra produced film Thugs of Hindostan with megastar Amitabh Bachchan.

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