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    Sushant S Rajput’s brother-in-law develops ‘Nepometer’ in actor’s memory, says will help people make informed choices


    The conversation around nepotism in B-Town has gained momentum.

    Nepometer will provide ratings to films based on how ‘nepotistic’ or ‘independent’ the film crew is.
    The tragic demise of Bollywood star Sushant Singh Rajput has reignited a social media debate on nepotism. However, in a new development, Rajput’s brother-in-law, Vishal Kirti, has started a service called ‘Nepometer’.

    On Friday, Kirti took to Twitter in order to clarify the purpose of the service. He said that the service is meant to be a tribute to the ‘Kedarnath’ actor and is a ‘not for profit, voluntary effort’. He asked the fans to stay patient since the service is not their ‘1st priority’.

    “I shared my brother’s idea of Nepometer because it enables people to make informed choices,” wrote Kirti.

    Nepometer will provide ratings to films based on how ‘nepotistic’ or ‘independent’ the film crew is. The higher the ‘Nepometer’, the more nepotistic the crew of the film is likely to be. Kirti announced the service on June 25 on Twitter, writing that the service has been created in memory of Rajput.

    So far, the ‘Nepometer’ has given a rating of 98% to Alia Bhatt’s ‘Sadak 2’ which means the film is highly nepotistic. The rating was based on 5 categories - Producer, Lead Artists, Supporting Artists, Director & Writer. ‘4 out of 5 categories have Bollywood Family members,’ the tweet read.

    Post Rajput’s demise, the conversation around nepotism in Bollywood has gained momentum.

    Known for films like 'MS Dhoni: The Untold Story' and 'Kedarnath', Rajput was found hanging at his Bandra home on June 14. Initial reports suggested that the actor had allegedly died of suicide. No suicide note was found in Rajput’s apartment. His post-mortem report said that he had died of asphyxiation.

    The actor was cremated at the Pawan Hans crematorium in Vile Parle on June 15.

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    6 Comments on this Story

    Garima Verma18 days ago
    I am unable to see the app in playstore. I am really interested in knowing the ratings of movies. When bollywood wants us to watch their movies, we also want someone we know to be in the cast. It is suppose to be a win-win thing.
    User30 days ago
    Mubin Mr35 days ago
    this is little bit too much boss...... in this world nobody is a friend when huge commercials are at stake/risk.... please have this written with golden lines..... lets us not be foolishly emotional....we do grieve for the loss of a good actor but this world is ruthlessly competitive and we have to come to terms with it, no other way out... no matter what nepometer shows, if the public likes the movie they will watch.... if the public doesn't like the movie even the star like Rajnikanth fails....
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