Wrestler Babita Phogat has once again fallen into the controversy and this time for supporting Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut’s sister and manager Rangoli Chandel. From past few days, the wrestler was hitting the headlines for her controversial tweet against the single community. At first, netizens ignored her tweet, however, her recent tweet made her trend on Twitter.
Recently, Rangoli Chandel’s Twitter account was suspended by the officials of Twitter as she made a derogatory remark on a single community. As soon as Twitter suspended Rangoli’s account Babita took to her Twitter handle and while taking her stand wrote that Twitter doesn’t like those who speak the truth on its platform.
आज रंगोली चंदेल दीदी ने किसकी पूँछ पर पैर रख दिया। आजकल ट्विटर भी सच्ची बात लिखने वालों से काफी खफा रहता है।#RangoliChandel— Babita Phogat (@BabitaPhogat) April 16, 2020
Babita’s tweet didn't go down well with netizens and they started trending #SuspendBabitaPhogat. As they believed that her tweet was an attempt to target a single community.
Someone who got fame through wrestling & also a movie gave a message to people but such hate mongers have no place on Twitter .— Dr Jwala Gurunath (@DrJwalaG) April 17, 2020
Suspend her Account .#SuspendBabitaPhogat
#SuspendBabitaPhogat Suspend Babita Phogat. She is a communal hate generating machine. She is injurious to India’s peace.— RKHuria (@rkhuria) April 16, 2020
Earlier, this month, Babita posted a cryptic tweet, referring to the incident that took place in Indore where a mob attacked Healthcare workers and police personnel’s after they tried to screen residents of a locality of Coronavirus patient.
However, following #SuspendBabitaPhogat a subsequent hashtag #ISupportBabitaPhogat was also trending parallel across the nation. They lauded the wrestler for having the guts to speak the truth.
Please Note: We have not posted Babita Phogat's tweet as it could incites violence among communities and can also hurt the sentiments of a single community.