‘Parched’ about the issues that society faces at large: Ajay Devgn

Mumbai: Actor-filmmaker Ajay Devgn today stated that his forthcoming production “Parched” is not only about women but also about the men and about the issues that society faces at large.

“This film isn’t about women only, but also about the men… where both are victims. It is the society pressure which forces men to do things apart from the mindset. So, this film talks about tackling both the issues,” he said at the trailer launch of the film. “Parched”, directed by Leena Yadav highlights issues like dowry system, physical violence, forced marriages, rape and mental cruelty against women.

“While you are making a film like this, as a producer, you should be prepared for implications. As for the film, we’ve shown the reality, but sometimes they (CFBC) are also correct that after a limit, one can’t exhibit anything for the sake of reality.”