A bevy of Bollywood celebrities had confronted warmth on social media for acting at Uttar Pradesh’s annual Saifai Mahaotsav in 2016. Learn on to know what Alia Bhatt needed to say on the controversy.
Again in 2016, fairly a couple of Bollywood stars had come below fireplace for collaborating within the star-studded Saifai Mahaotsav. When you”re questioning what we’re speaking about, allow us to take you again in time when actors like Salman Khan, Ranveer Singh, Sonam Kapoor and Alia Bhatt amongst many others confronted warmth on social media for acting at Uttar Pradesh’s annual Saifai Mahaotsav. For the unversed, this star-studded controversial occasion was organised in Samajwadi Get together chief Mulayam Singh Yadav’s native village Saifai.
Whereas it was held like yearly, in 2016 a bevy of Bollywood celebrities have been invited to carry out for the occasion. Nonetheless, it drew sharp criticism as many argued that the extravagant sum of money might have been spent for the betterment of Muzaffarnagar riot victims. Whereas B-City celebs carried out and returned again to base, additionally they steered away from the difficulty. Nonetheless, Alia Bhatt was one such superstar who commented and admitted that she ought to have been extra conscious of the political situation earlier than saying sure to carry out on the Saifai Mahaotsav.
Celebs have been trolled on social media for his or her participation and reacting to the identical, Alia had instructed IBN, “I do not need to stretch this subject an excessive amount of as a result of I really feel, it’s sort of over. And now that you’ve got introduced it up I’d simply say that not one of the actors tried to harm anyone. We aren’t sadistic who went to Saifai, and felt glad about those that have been struggling! However sure, I do really feel unhealthy for not being conscious. I used to be conscious of the riots that occurred final 12 months, however I did not know in regards to the the circumstances by which the occasion came about and that is one thing I really feel unhealthy about. I genuinely really feel I must be extra conscious of such happenings.”
When requested if the controversy was blown out of proportion, the actress added, “Truly, sure. I do not assume it was required, however I do not assume it was fallacious both. I simply assume that it’s not honest to name us inhuman.” Nonetheless, Alia’s response obtained a stunning response from dad Mahesh Bhatt who apologised and mentioned that he had failed as a father. And that wasn’t all.
Salman Khan got here to Alia’s rescue and backed her after Mahesh Bhatt’s apology. He tweeted, “Bhatt saab, no want for apology, Alia’s upbringing is nice. I used to be proud to share the stage along with her. She earns her dwelling with hardwork and dignity.”
Other than Alia and Salman, the occasion additionally noticed Madhuri Dixit, Sonam Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, Kareena and Saif, Ayushmann Khurrana, Sonakshi Sinha and Ranveer Singh amongst others carry out for the occasion. Effectively, since then we’ve not seen a lot of Bollywood and politics mixing it up.
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