Satyamev Jayate: Resul Pookuty apologises publicly to Aamir Khan over 'misrepresented' remarks

Last Updated: Aug 24, 2012, 10:21 AM IST

Zeenews Bureau

New Delhi: Academy award winner Resul Pookuty claim to a newspaper that Aamir Khan’s TV show ‘Satyamev Jayate’ was completely a doctored show as a lot of sound post-production work was done so that the audiences could be emotionally blackmailed has sent shock waves across the country.

Now, as soon the news went public, a shocked Resul took to the social networking site Twitter to post a public apology for his statement which he alleges have completely been misrepresented by the newspaper.

An angry and disturbed Resul Pookuty wrote, “Misinterpretation and a doctored story quoting me on #satyamevjayate”. He even slammed the news daily by saying “sad journalism” for manipulating his statements. Resul’s apology did not end there. He even went about writing that he has high regards for Aamir Khan, his integrity and commitment. And that the false reportage by the newspaper is an attempt to rift a beautiful relationship he shares with Aamir.

In his back to back tweets, Resul Pookuty wrote, “I'm sorry to have been a reason to cause hurt to @aamir_khan. I never intent to. what smj has done is what our govt couldn't do in 65y. I have immense respect and adulation for the work@aamir_khan has been doing.I want to stay corrected. My earlier tweets on smj are examples.”