History is replete with examples of people in responsible positions doing the opposite and bringing ruin upon themselves & their future.
Only time (& perhaps, the courts) will prove this right( Courtesy: Express Buzz’s article: ‘Penguin fires David Davidar for getting fired up”)
Tamil Nadu-born David Davidar, who was regarded as a whizkid in the Indian publishing industry, has been asked to quit his job as president of Penguin Canada following a complaint of sexual harassment filed by a former rights and contracts director of the company.
The news has sent shock waves in the publishing world in India.
In his defence, David Davidar, in a brief statement has said:
I intend to defend the allegations vigorously in the courts, and I am certain that the truth will prevail
The TOI in its report on this issue begins the article as
An Indian publishing icon, known for his integrity and decency….
Davidar is the author of the novel The House of Blue Mangoes , which was published in 2002. It was translated into 16 languages and was a New York Times Notable Book and a Book Sense Pick. His second novel, The Solitude of Emperors, was published in 2007 and was a finalist for the Commonwealth Writers’ Prize.