Actor, actuality present star Rakhi Sawant took to Instagram lately to share her opinion on Kangana Ranaut’s ‘India got freedom in 2014’ controversy. Rakhi shared a video of Kangana on her Instagram and known as her a ‘traitor’.
The video was from Kangana’s current look on the Times Now Summit, the place she spoke about India’s independence and the way the nation received its freedom in 1947 as ‘bheek (alms)’ from the British. However, the video’s sound was modified to a canine’s bark. Sharing the video, Rakhi wrote, “Desh ki Gaddar hai didi (Big sister is the nation’s traitor).”
Rakhi’s fans praised her within the feedback part. “You nailed it didi! Love you,” wrote one. “Aaj rakhi sawant hm sabki nationwide crush (Starting immediately, Rakhi Sawant it the nationwide crush),” commented another. “Respect for you Rakhi,” wrote another.
Many also criticised Rakhi for her video. “Bad girl Rakhi. Aise nahi karte (This is not right),” wrote one. A few even said that they would unfollow Rakhi for it.
Rakhi, however, shared another video on Sunday, in which she was seen lying on a hospital bed with nurses tending to her. Rakhi said that the reason behind her bad condition were ‘people’ making comments about India’s freedom. “I am so shocked. Some people are saying our country gained independence in 2014 and that we were granted freedom in ‘alms’. Very bad. Such people should be given befitting replies. I have done my part,” she said in the 15-minute long video.
At the summit, Kangana said the Independence India had won in 1947 was “bheek” (alms), and that the nation really turned free in 2014, a reference to the BJP coming to energy on the centre underneath Narendra Modi. Multiple celebrities and politicians have condemned Kangana’s remark.
Amid the controversy surrounding her feedback, Kangana, stated that she will return her Padma Shri award if anybody can show that she has disrespected martyrs and freedom fighters.