There has also been a time when the underworld was dominated by the entire Bollywood industry and the city of Mumbai. Along with the people of the city, many Bollywood stars have also lived in awe. There are many stars who have received threats to kill them by the people of the underworld many times. Let’s know who those stars are
Popular director Rakesh Roshan has been attacked in 2000 by the mafia. Two unidentified bike riders shot Rakesh outside his Santa Cruz office. He was immediately rushed to the hospital by the driver where he survived. Three years later, Rakesh was again threatened with death by the people of the underworld.
Underworld don Abu Salem had demanded Rs 10 crore from T series founder Gulshan Kumar. Gulshan Kumar was shot dead by two bike-riding youths in 1997 after refusing to pay money. Singer was killed outside the Jiteshwar Mahadev temple in Andheri West.
After the first season of Satyamev Jayate, Aamir Khan was constantly threatened with death. Aamir bought a bullet and bomb proof vehicle worth Rs 10 crore for rescue. Aamir Khan was the third Indian to buy a bullet proof vehicle after former Prime Ministers of the country Manmohan Singh and Mukesh Ambani.
Before the release of the film Happy New Year, Shah Rukh Khan received threats from Ravi Pujari, who worked for Don Chhota Rajan. A note was found on the shooting location of the film which said that the next number is from Shahrukh. After this Shahrukh Khan also bought a bullet proof car.
Before the release of the film Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, filmmaker Karan Johar received threats to stop the release. Karan Johar was threatened by the famous don Abu Salem, but Karan dared to release the film. This film was a great hit.
Popular producer Sajid Nadiadwala received threats to kill him from the underworld several years ago. Some gangster Aijaz Lakdawala goons had threatened Sajid by sneaking into his office. Since then, he was given police security.
In 2013, the film Satya 2, released on the underworld, was released. Ram Gopal Varma received a lot of threats from the people of the underworld after leaving some important lines in this film.
Sonu Nigam, who was in the news due to his statements apart from songs, was threatened with death by Don Chhota Shakeel in the year 2014. Sonu was constantly being pressurized by the underworld people to change their management company for their world tour.
In 2013, producer Boney Kapoor was threatened with death by the men of famous gangster Ravi Pujari. People in the underworld had to say that two of their gang members have been arrested because of Bonnie.
Ravi Pujari demanded a huge amount from Yash Chopra, who was popular director. During the call for recovery, Don had threatened that he would kill Yash if he was not given the money soon.
In 2013, Akshay Kumar received threatening calls from the infamous Don Ravi Pujari. The calls were made to a worker working for Akshay who was fired by the actor.