Ajay Devgn is known for his direct and non-diplomatic comments. This time he opens about the ban on Pakistani artists in Bollywood in the wake of Uri attack on Indian Army on 18 September 2016. In a recent decision IMPPA (Indian Motion Pictures Producers Association) has banned Pakistani artists to perform in India. Several celebrities has supported the decision including Ajay Devgn, Nana Patekar, Randeep Hooda and Anupam Kher. The debate began after Raj Thackeray’s MNS (Maharashtra Navnirman Sena) warned the Pakistan artists in Bollywood to leave India.
The Indo-Pak relation has violently intensified after Pakistani terrorists attacked an army camp in Uri (Jammu and Kashmir) killing 19 jawans. Thereafter in retaliation India conducted surgical strike inside POK killing more than 40 terrorists of LeT (Lashkar-e-Taiba) and JeM (Jaish-e-Mohammad).