As glamorous as being in the film industry and being a Bollywood star seems it is also a dangerous thing! Yes, there are many advantages of being famous, but being famous can also cost you your life too!
Many Bollywood stars have received spine-chilling threats from the underworld, which made them level up their security!
Salman Khan has received death threats from gangsters and also extortion calls, due to these threats he requested the police to issue him a fresh license for arms that were confiscated from him due to the court’s directive in the blackbuck poaching case.
Shah Rukh Khan
Shah Rukh Khan received threats from the underworld several times, his security was doubled during ‘Happy New Year’ as the actor was receiving threats. in 1998, he turned down a film with Nazim Rizvi, later he was again approached for the same film and Rizvi said Chhota Shakeel had sent him. The actor said he also had a phone conversation with the gangster.
After Shah Rukh Khan, Boman Irani also received threats during the release of ‘Happy New Year’, the actor also filed a complaint.
In November 2014, police rounded up seven people from Khar and seized three pistols and 15 bullets from them.Their interrogation revealed that they had been directed by an overseas gangster to attack Bhatt and leave no chance of escape.
Akshay Kumar had received death threats over the phone from a man who claimed to be fugitive gangster Ravi Pujari. He told the actor that he made a huge mistake by sacking his domestic help. After getting the threat calls for almost two years he made a complaint at the Juhu police station and was provided with round-the-clock security cover.