Bollywood celebrity Aamir Khan on Tuesday tweeted in help of ‘Dangal’ actress Zaira Wasim who was subjected to vicious trolling after assembly Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti.
That is what Aamir Khan tweeted:
Pic/Aamir Khan’s Twitter account
Zaira Wasim on Monday issued an apology for assembly Mehbooba Mufti however later withdrew it after receiving assist from nicely-wishers, together with Bollywood celebrities and politicians.
The sixteen-yr-outdated, who performed the function of younger Geeta Phogat in ‘Dangal’, met Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday, who enquired about her training and curiosity in different artistic fields like appearing.
Nonetheless, the Srinagar-based mostly Zaira was trolled on social media when images from the assembly emerged.
The photograph of Mehbooba Mufti and Zaira Wasim for which the actress was trolled
With out saying what she was sorry for, the actress took to social media on Monday to apologise for hurting the emotions of fellow Kashmiris and posted that she doesn’t need anybody to comply with her footsteps and even think about her as a job mannequin.
However politicians like former J&Ok CM Omar Abdullah and movie celebrities Javed Akhtar, Anupam Kher and Vivek Agnihotri got here out in her assist, lashing out at those that trolled her, questioning her ‘azadi’ (freedom) within the nation.
Omar Abdullah posted: “A sixteen yr previous should not be compelled to apologise and that too allegedly for assembly Mehbooba Mufti. What are we coming to! I’ve an issue with Mehbooba Mufti making an attempt to usurp different peoples success to cowl up her personal failures however why punish/troll folks she meets?”
Javed Akhtar puzzled whether or not Zaira had ‘azadi’ to do as she wished and tweeted: “Those that shout ‘azadi’ from the roof tops do not give an iota of azadi to others. Poor Zaira Waseem needed to apologise for her success. Disgrace!”
Anupam Kher, too, expressed his assist for the younger actress, calling her his function mannequin and posted: “Expensive Zaira Wasim, your apology letter is gloomy however stuffed with braveness. It exposes the cowardice of people that made you write it. However you’re my position mannequin.”
Vivek Agnihotri additionally shared situations from his previous and lashed out at people for not taking a stand in help of Zaira.
Later, nonetheless, Zaira deleted the apology and posted a clarification — however this, too, the actress took down later.
The now-deleted clarification learn: “Concerning my final put up, I do not know why this has turn into such a giant difficulty. I simply needed to make it possible for I didn’t damage anybody’s emotions and unexpectedly it has been was nationwide information. Time and again I’m telling people who I’ve not been pressured into something by anybody.”
“This submit was not meant towards anybody, simply wished to be sure that individuals weren’t harm by what I used to be doing. From media to everybody else, please do not blow this out of proportion. Neither was I pressured nor am I towards anybody. Hopefully this submit simply stops this as soon as and for all.”
Zaira rose to fame as younger Geeta Phogat within the Aamir Khan blockbuster ‘Dangal’ which has been lauded by the audiences for its highly effective portrayal of the story of Mahavir Singh Phogat, who, a lot to the disapproval of his spouse and his complete village, skilled his daughters Geeta and Babita to wrestle.