Richa Chadha’s Galwan Tweet Row: Madhya Pradesh Dwelling Minister Narottam Mishra stated he has obtained a grievance towards the actress for her tweet through which she referred to the 2020 Galwan Valley conflict, and he has forwarded the identical to the police for authorized opinion. He additionally criticised the actor saying her tweet confirmed her “tukde-tukde” mentality.
The actor had tweeted “Galwan says hello” in response to the Northern Military Commander Lt Normal Upendra Dwivedi’s assertion that the Indian Military is “ready for orders from the government (sic)” in reclaiming Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK).
Chadha’s tweet prompted a extreme backlash on Twitter, with netizens together with celebrities, criticising her for mocking the sacrifice of the Indian Armed forces.
In a video assertion on Saturday, Mishra stated the actor ought to study to distinguish between the Military and cinema. “There’s a distinction between reel and actual life,” the minister stated, daring Chadha to guide the lifetime of a soldier, who lives in excessive climate circumstances to guard the nation.
“Your remark has harm the patriots. This remark exhibits her ‘tukde-tukde’ mentality. I’ve obtained a grievance towards her and have despatched it to the police for authorized opinion,” Mishra stated. For the unversed, “Tukde-Tukde” is a time period typically utilized by right-wing events to assault the opposition, significantly Left and Left-backed outfits in addition to those that help them.
Raveena Tandon reacts to Richa’s Galwan remark
Taking to Twitter, a journalist shared a screenshot of Richa Chadha’s tweet and wrote, “For final 4 a long time, ISI cash has flown into Bollywood. Typically overtly by the underworld, generally covertly by its belongings. Nothing else explains the existence of such blood traitors… Richa Chadha. Responding to him, Raveena replied, “Please don’t membership collectively all or generalise. This generates hate in the direction of the Hindi movie business. All alongside there have been and are robust patriots within the business who get thrown underneath the bus by just a few and all good work completed, is then met with spite and venom.”
Swara Bhasker’s tweet
Swara Bhasker prolonged her help to Richa and tweeted, “@RichaChadha energy and like to you! (blue coronary heart emoji).”
In the meantime, a number of Bollywood celebrities criticised Richa after she stated in a now-deleted tweet, “Galwan says hello”. Anupam Kher, Akshay Kumar, Kay Kay Menon amongst others tweeted criticising Richa.
Following the backlash, Chadha had issued an apology on social media, saying she did not intend to harm the feelings of the Indian Military.
India and China are locked in a lingering border standoff in japanese Ladakh for over 29 months. The bilateral relationship got here underneath extreme pressure following the conflict in Galwan Valley in Jap Ladakh in June 2020.
(With PTI inputs)