Rishi Kapoor has taken exception to Rahul Gandhi’s reference of Bollywood

Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor speaks during a news conference for his forthcoming movie "Chintu Ji" in Mumbai August 26, 2009. Picture taken August 26, 2009. REUTERS/Manav Manglani (INDIA ENTERTAINMENT) - RTR27553
Vastavam web:  Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor has taken exception to Rahul Gandhi’s reference of Bollywood while talking about dynasty politics during his speech at Berkeley.Kapoor said each generation of his family has been “chosen on merit” by the public and the Kapoors’ contribution to the 106 years of Indian cinema is 90 years.Rahul, in his speech at the University of California in Berkeley, had talked about how dynasties are a fact of life in India. He, however, did not mention the Kapoor family in his speech.
Kapoor, however, posted a series of tweets as a reaction to Rahul’s speech.”Rahul Gandhi. In the 106 years of Indian cinema of India, Kapoor’s contribution is 90 years. And each generation is chosen by public on merit,” Kapoor tweeted.”By God’s grace we are in 4 generations. Prithviraj Kapoor. Raj Kapoor. Randhir Kapoor. Ranbir Kapoor Males.Kapoor had courted controversy last year too when he suggested that roads and building named by the Congress after the Gandhi family be changed.