Popular Indian film star Shahrukh Khan (Shah Rukh Khan) went through the body imaging scanner at Heathrow and airport staff printed and circulated the images of his naked form.
deleted immediately, and no one but a single person behind the controls
would see them. The Bollywood star says he was more “embarrassed” about the incident than offended. When you look like Khan you have that advantage, but what if it were his wife, or his mother?
Recalling his experience at the London airport,
Khan said: “I was in London recently going through the airport and
these new machines have come up, the body scans. You’ve got to see
them. It makes you embarrassed – if you’re not well endowed…You walk
into the machine and everything – the whole outline of your body –
Though SRK admitted he was scared inside the scanners, he had the good sense of autographing the printouts.
“I was a little scared. Something happens
(inside the scans), and I came out. Then I saw these girls – they had
these printouts. I looked at them. I thought they were some forms you
had to fill. I said ‘give them to me’ – and you could see everything
inside. So I autographed them for them,” SRK said.