BJP MP and actor Ravi Kishan has been given the Y-plus category security following threats to life after he spoke out about the Bollywood-drug nexus links.
In a tweet on Thursday, the actor expressed gratitude to Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.
Ravi Kishan thanked the Chief Minister for providing security for his ‘family and the people of his constituency’ and mentioned that his voice would continue to echo people’s thoughts.
“Respected Maharaj ji, with my security in mind the Y+ category protection you have activated for me, my family and the people of my Lok Sabha constituency has made us indebted to you and we thank you for it. My voice will continue to resonate in the House,” he tweeted.
आदरणीय श्रद्धेय @myogiadityanath महाराज जी ।
पूजनीय महाराज जी , मेरी सुरक्षा को देखते हुए आपने जो y+ सुरक्षा मुझे उपलब्ध करवाई है इसके लिए मैं , मेरा परिवार तथा मेरे लोक-सभा क्षेत्र की जनता आपकी ऋणी हैं तथा आपका धन्यवाद् करती है मेरी आवाज़ हमेशा सदन मे गूंजती रहेगी ?
— Ravi Kishan (@ravikishann) October 1, 2020
The BJP MP has been speaking against the drug cartel which is active in Bollywood. His statements have drawn a backlash from celebrities including fellow MP, Jaya Bachchan.