Never felt discrimination as a Muslim, says Naseeruddin Shah

New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) Acclaimed actor Naseeruddin Shah Wednesday said he did not agree with Shabana Azmi's view that Muslims were discriminated against in India and added that he had never faced any such problem.

"I have never felt any discrimination. I have never been refused housing in Bombay. I have lived there in all kinds of conditions from a paying guest, sharing with six people to having two apartments of my own. I have never had these problems. I don't deny that these problems exist, but I don't think that Muslims are exclusively the victims," Shah said.

"The less we nurse this persecution thing, the better it will be," Shah told NDTV news channel on its prog