Bollywood actor Kangana Ranaut has been rightfully called out by many over her recent statement regarding Israel's genocide in Palestine. Since the actor has been permanently banned from Twitter, she took to Facebook and Instagram and shared her stance on the matter.
"To save your nation and its people from radical Islamic terrorism is the fundamental right of every nation, India stands with Israel," the actor said. "Those who think terrorism should be replied with dharna, must learn from Israel. They will spread terrorism, if you respond strongly they will cry foul become victims if you do just dharna then they will blast your parliament and five-star hotels also, this is radical Islamic terrorism for you."
She further shared, "In the fight against radical Islamic terrorism India stands with Israel. Let’s eradicate the illness of terrorism from this world."
Soon after her stance, there was an uproar on social media against Ranaut and rightfully so. Many called out the actor for once again inciting violence and not getting her facts right.
Twitterati lamented her stance, which essentially no one really asked for.
don't really understand what drugs is Kangana Ranaut on. why do such people even exist. pic.twitter.com/DngauNJ9BG— Aman (@asAmanslost) May 12, 2021
Kangana Ranaut going full unhinged on her insta stories in support of Israel. pic.twitter.com/FkQPsIVa9t— N (@__Dragunov) May 12, 2021
Pakistani actors Muneeb Butt and Maya Ali, too, condemned Ranaut's statement. Taking to Instagram, the actors called out Bollywood actor for her take on the matter.
"I feel sorry for you. All I can say is get well soon, Kangana Ranaut. One should have at least some humanity," the Parey Hut Love star shared.
"To sick Kangana, shabash (kudos). Modi, RSS and the right-wing activists inspired by the worst Nazi regime would school us," Butt wrote, adding, "I wonder how much she is being paid by the BJP government to distract their people from Covid disaster their country is facing because of Modi's incompetence as a PM."
Others have called to report the Simran actor's Instagram and Facebook accounts. Ranaut's statement is violence-inducing and instigating hate, if nothing more.
Somebody start a petition for @instagram to ban Kangana Ranaut from there as well 🙏🏻🙏🏻— Mehnaz Hasan (@maaannuuuu) May 11, 2021
I have done report on Kangana Ranaut Insta Id, please everybody go and report her id. pic.twitter.com/GgxnAgX8MV— Shadab_Akhtar (@ShadabA98947606) May 12, 2021
Report the account of Kangana Ranaut on Instagram immediately.. 🙏🙏— Hashim🇵🇸🇵🇸 (@Hashimshafi17) May 12, 2021
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I urge yall to report kangana ranaut's Instagram account, she has been permanently suspended from twitter now do it on Instagram she's so ill pic.twitter.com/Tt0iAuLA2C— . (@al_ketchupistan) May 12, 2021
THESE ARE THE REMARKS MADE BY KANGANA RANAUT!— Areejdis (@areejdis) May 12, 2021
REPORT HER INSTAGRAM ACCOUNR AS MUCH AS YOU CAN! pic.twitter.com/FJeLEP3Fqr
As of Thursday, at least 49 people have been killed in Gaza since violence escalated on Monday, according to the enclave's health ministry. Six people have been killed in Israel, medical officials said.
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