The online game ‘Blue Whale Challenge’ has spread its horror throughout the world even in India. Playing this bloody game, Manpreet, 14, of Class 9th Class in Mumbai, jumped off the 6-story building and died.
The game demands the player to take several challenges and the last one demands them to commit suicide. This horrifying game is increasing the death rates with each passing day.
Recently, when Aamir Khan was seen attending the event of his production Secret Superstar, the actor known for his association with social causes was questioned about the pros and cons of the internet.
Referring to the Blue Whale Challenge, Aamir Khan said at the event, “The Internet is a new medium but if it is not used correctly, even if it is the best medium, it can lead to dire consequences. Obviously, we need to try and ensure that the internet is being used in the right manner which is the responsibility of parents, teachers who can guide the children appropriately. However, sometimes, we are unable to control certain situations despite the efforts.”
Veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan has also expressed his concern.
The most loved superstar of tinsel town Amitabh Bachchan took to the micro-blogging site Twitter to express his concern over Blue Whale Challenge. He wrote, “Reading alarming news on a dangerous internet game being played by the young ! Life is given to live not give it up before time !” Check out his tweet below:
T 2504 – Reading alarming news on a dangerous internet game being played by the young ! Life is given to live not give it up before time ! pic.twitter.com/Ibhw5KtebE
— Amitabh Bachchan (@SrBachchan) August 2, 2017
On the film front, Aamir Khan will be seen playing the role of a musician – a special appearance role in his production Secret Superstar. As for the film starring Aamir Khan and Amitabh Bachchan titled Thugs of Hindostan, it also stars Katrina Kaif and Fatima Sana Sheikh in prominent roles and is directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya.