Giving rest to the speculation surrounding Munmun Dutta continuing with popular TV series Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. Munmun Dutta Explains Her Absence in a detailed note shared on the social media platform Instagram. The hot and popular actress Munmun Dutta essays the role of Babita Ji in the popular sitcom. Also Read: Munmun Dutta Casteist Slur Controversy: TMKOC cast Signs Undertaking
She has finally broken her silence on the reports of her quitting the show. Munmun Dutta called these reports false and explained her absence from the sets of Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah. Also Read: Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah Actor Arrested in Theft Case
In an interview given to a leading daily, Munmun Dutta has clarified that she has no plans of quitting the popular TV show. The actress went on to explain that she is absent from the sets of TMKOC as the script did not require her presence.
Munmun Dutta Explains Her Absence from Sets of TMKOC
“Over the past 2-3 days, few things were falsely reported, which had negative implications on my life. People are saying that I did not report on the sets of the show and it is totally untrue. The truth is that the track in the show did not require my presence. Therefore, I was not called for shooting. Production decides the scenes and the next track. I don’t decide that. I am just an individual who goes to work, does her job and comes back. So if I am not required in the scenes, I will obviously not shoot,”
Munmun Dutta also said that if and when she plans to quit the popular sitcom, she will make an official announcement. “If I plan to quit the show, I will declare it myself because viewers are emotionally attached to my character and they deserve to know the truth than just speculate,”
TMKOC Production House also denies Rumors
Actress Munmun Dutta’s clarification comes soon after the TMKOC production house, Neela Film Productions Pvt Ltd team dismissed the media reports of Munmun Dutta quitting the show. Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah’s production house, Asitt Kumar Modi had confirmed the news to ETimes.
“Munmun Dutta continues to remain part of Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah as Babita ji. Any rumors about her quitting the show are baseless and incorrect”.
Multiple FIRs were registered against Munmun Dutta for allegedly using a derogatory term against a community in a viral video on social media. FIR’s were filed under the Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989. However, the actor later issued an apology and wrote that she never intended to hurt or humiliate anyone. Also Read: