Indore: Expressing his anger over the filthy
language used in Hindi films and vulgar scenes on television,
Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that
things have reached a stage that one cannot even watch a news
channel along with family.
Hinting at Aamir Khan`s films like `Delhi Belly` and
`Peepli Live`, he said that sometime back he was about to
watch a film having a song on rising inflation (Mehngayee
Dayan). "But I was warned that the film has objectionable
"Now, recently a film was released, about which it is
said that it has nothing but abuses," Chouhan said here last
night addressing the Centennial function of the Madhya Bharat
Hindi Sahitya Samiti.
Referring to the news channels, he said "they carry lot
of obscene scenes and advertisements. I got shocked. Situation
is such that you cannot even watch a news channel along with
Meanwhile, Chouhan also offered to host World Hindi
Conference and said that the government was ready to complete
all formalities in this regard.
He said that countries like China, Japan and Italy give
lot of importance to their own language, but in India despite
making lot of efforts, Hindi was not able to get the status of
a national language in real sense.