The #MeToo movement in India has taken everyone aback after Bollywood actress Tanushree Dutta accused Nana Patekar of sexually harassing her on the sets of Horn Ok Pleasss in 2008. Since then, women from all walks of life are coming out and speaking about their experiences.
89-year-old singer Lata Mangeshkar's biography will be released in the coming year
Veteran singer, Lata Mangeshkar who is also known as the Nightingale of India, has also spoken about on the same and she truly believes that every woman should be respected and given the dignity which she deserves.
‘Lag Jaa Gale’ singer said, “Nobody could mess around with me and get away with it. I truly believe that a working woman must be given the dignity, respect and space she deserves. If anyone denies that space, he must be taught a lesson.”
Bollywood’s veteran singer Lata’s stand on #MeToo movement is being widely appreciated by everyone including several Bollywood biggies. 89-year-old prominent Indian singer also thinks that it takes a lot of courage for a woman to speak about such an incident.
On a related note, Rachna, niece of the legendary singer has started writing Lata Mangeshkar’s biography in English which will be out soon. Dil Toh Pagal hai singer added that Rachna accompanied her in many concerts and both of them are very close to each other