Based on a screenshot being shared on Twitter, it looks as if the actor, on Wednesday night, took to the micro-blogging website to name for an finish to the violence and reiterated ‘hum democracy hai, autocracy nahi’. Sharing a video of the violence in Gurugram, he wrote, “What have we come right down to? Disgrace on the individuals who name themselves Hindus and do such issues. Aman aur shanti banaye, hum democracy hai, autocracy nahi!”
The video in query confirmed a mob stealing coolers from a store after setting it ablaze.
The alleged screenshot of the actor’s submit quickly went viral on-line, attracting the wrath of social media trolls. Based on a Twitter submit, the actor then quickly de-activated his deal with, however that did not cease a number of from sharing the screenshot and lauding him for talking up towards the violence within the nation.
Govinda is now solely the third Bollywood actor to talk up concerning the problem. Dharmendra and Sonu Sood made headlines early this week after they expressed their sorrow and concern over the current stories of violence. Singer Vishal Dadlani has additionally been vocal concerning the violence erupting in several elements of the nation.
Reacting to the posts by the celebrities, many web customers slammed Bollywood actors for staying mum on the difficulty. “Desh jal raha hai!! Lekin In Bollywood walon ko koi pharak nahin padta. Disgrace on you,” learn a tweet.
Others even took jibes at actors like Priyanka Chopra, Disha Patani, Karan Johar, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Tiger Shroff, and Anushka Sharma, amongst others, stating that they took to social media to hitch the Black Lives Matter motion demanding justice for George Floyd, and even raised their voice towards the loss of life of an elephant, however haven’t reacted to the nationwide points.
“@priyankachopra you “couldn’t breathe” in keeping with your Insta submit throughout #BLM protests, what occurred now?” requested a social media person.
One other stated, “Bollywood people have been taking the knee for BLM protests when there are a lot worse caste and non secular discrimination taking place in India.”
“Has the Bollywood brigade commented but on this? They mourned the elephant loss of life in Kerala and have been vocal on #BLM,” stated one other.