Bollywood actor Anupam Kher has been denied visa by Pakistan. Kher was scheduled to appear Karachi Literature Festival on February 5.
The renowned actor has said that he is very bitter and disappointed that out of 18 participants 17 were given visa and he was the only one denied.
The actor also took to Twitter to express his disappointment.
“Delay is the deadliest form of denial.”:) Tweets Anupam.
However, the Pakistan High Commission assert, Kher had not even applied for the visa. He should show the acknowledgment slip if he had applied for visa.
The 60-year-old actor was awarded the Padma Bhushan currently.
Last weekend, Kher and Congress leader Shashi Tharoor were involved in a war of words on Twitter over the veteran actor’s comment that he has fear to openly say he is a Hindu.