Protests have erupted against Amir Khan in India after his  statement regarding leaving India yesterday, Waqt News reported.

“Different Indian celebrities and sports players have tweeted against the Bollywood star,” the media reported.

Raveena Tandon questioned Amir Khan about his contributions to the nation...

While Virat Kohli compared Amir Khan 's wife to the wife of a deceased Indian soldier

Rishi Kapoor also tweeted telling Amir Khan not to 'run away' when things got difficult while.

However, Rahul Gandhi seemed to back Amir Khan 's statement by stating that the Indian government could not brand those who questioned it unpatriotic.

According to Indian media reports protests in Patna and Allahabad have been launched against him. “A case has also been registered,” media reported.