After Aamir Khan’s comment was misunderstood by many and tagged as the “Intolerant comment”, Amitabh Bachchan and Priyanka Chopra were being considered for the roles of Brand ambassadors for the Incredible India campaign. Aamir’s contract ceased to exist right after his comment, although it was said that his contract expired right about at that time. Amitabh Bachchan Incredible India
Bachchan Senior’s contribution to the film industry as well as the nation along with his campaign for Gujarat tourism earned him the spot. For Priyanka, it was her worldwide acclaim for Quantico. However, things seem to have changed!
Amitabh Bachchan’s appointment for the Incredible India campaign has been stalled and it is alleged that it has something to do with his name surfacing in the Panama Papers that created a huge storm worldwide.
The veteran actor’s name came up with 500 other Indians in the Panama tax papers which are said to have housed many illegal offshore accounts. The Indian government is scanning all the names on the list and checking for fraud. Since this could take some time, it might be the reason why the actor’s appointment has been put on hold.