Amid controversy over his remarks on intolerance, actor Aamir Khan has asked wife Kiran Rao and their child to leave Mumbai for a few days for the sake of their safety.
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was at the centre of a raging debate after he expressed "alarm and despondency" over the rise in incidents of intolerance in the last six to eight months in an interaction at a ceremony in New Delhi.
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"Kiran (his wife) and I have lived all our life in India. For the first time, she said, should we move out of India... She fears for her child, she fears about what the atmosphere around us will be," the actor had said on Monday.
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Khan also supported those returning their awards, saying one of the ways for creative people to express their dissatisfaction or disappointment was by giving back awards.