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MJ Akbar faces #MeToo heat, asked to cut short Nigeria visit.

MJ Akbar, #MeToo, Nigeria

New Delhi : MJ Akbar, MoS of External Affairs, is currently facing the heat of Metoo Campiagn after more women alleged sexual harassment against the minister during his time time as an editor in several media organisations.

Akbar was expected to return to Friday, but now he is likely to come back on Thursday, official sources said. According to the reports, the issue has been discussed by senior members in the government and the BJP.

The issue took a political turn on Wednesday when the congress demanded that Akbar explain the allegation or step down from the position.

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