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"I have never been a director of any of the above stated companies," Amitabh Bachchan said.[/caption]
Megastar Amitabh Bachchan on Tuesday denied links with any of the offshore shipping companies in which he is supposed to be a director according to the leaked "Panama Papers".
"I do not know any of the companies referred to by Indian Express - Sea Bulk Shipping Company Ltd, Lady Shipping Ltd, Treasure Shipping Ltd and Tramp Shipping Ltd," the actor said in a statement.
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"I have never been a director of any of the above stated companies," he said. "It is possible that my name has been misused."
Amitabh added: "I have paid all my taxes, including on monies spent by me overseas. Monies that I have remitted overseas have been in compliance with law, including remittances through LRS, after paying Indian taxes.
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"In any event the news report in Indian Express does not even suggest any illegality on my part."