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Govinda stung by expose report

Vijay Singh in Mumbai | March 21, 2005 14:43 IST

Actor-turned-politician Govinda is upset with a newspaper reportthat said his name also figured in India TV's casting couch exposes.

The report appeared in Mumbai Hindi eveninger Mahanagar.

Congress corporator from Goregaon Sameer Desaisaid, "It's an insult to our member of Parliament. Mahanagar should prove what they published or apologise to Govinda".

Govinda's supporters have decided totake a protestmarchtothe newspaper'soffice in Matunga on Monday.

Mahanagar editor Nikhil Wagletold, "Our news was based on a source in India TV. We tried to get Govinda's clarification but he avoided the question duringa press conference on Friday. He can clarify his stand on the issue or he is free to go to court against our report."

Govinda, brush up your neta act!

Though office-bearers and party workers of Govinda's constituency, Mumbai-north, are not happy with his functioning,they decided to support him in his hour of need.

Most office-bearers and workershave decided to participate in Monday's protest under the leadership of Congress district president, Mumbai-north,Ratna Pillai.

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Sub: Govinda

It is time that the Govinda'a constituents abandon a person who does not represent them. These types were only interested in publicity without any dedication ...

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Sub: He should'nt be worried if He knows he is clean.

There is a saying that goes " Guilty mind more conscious". I feel Govinda should not bother about news that he too has been stung ...




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