Actor Swara Bhasker examined positive for Covid-19 on Thursday and at the same time as she obtained needs from followers and colleagues, she was subjected to trolls too, a few of whom even wished her useless. Swara took to Twitter on Friday night, sharing some such posts and asking the trolls to ‘keep their emotions in check’.
Late on Thursday night time, Swara took to social media to tell her followers that she had examined positive for Covid-19. “Been isolating & in quarantine. Symptoms include fever, a splitting headache and loss of taste. Double vaccinated so hope this passes soon. Crossed fingers. SO grateful for family & to be at home,” the actor had posted on social media.
As lots of her colleagues in Bollywood and well-wishers despatched their finest needs, there was additionally a bit of social media that started trolling her. Swara shared a number of such posts shared by trolls that had been rejoicing her testing Covid positive. ‘The best of all the news I have heard in 2022,’ wrote one consumer, sharing Swara’s tweet. Another posted, ‘RIP in advance’.
Reacting to all such posts, Swara referred to as the haters her ‘nafrati chintus (haters) and trolls praying for my demise,’ and wrote sarcastically in Hindi, “Friends, please keep your emotions in check. If something happens to me, your livelihood will be in danger. How will you run your house?”
Owing to her political posts, Swara has usually been trolled up to now. She has even accused lots of being paid trolls.
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In an interview with Firstpost in 2020, she had addressed the trolling and mentioned, “I have had to learn to develop a thick skin for it, which is actually sad because it just shows that you have to desensitise yourself, which is not necessarily a nice thing. But I don’t have a choice because you have to survive. But sometimes, I feel sad that people have forgotten that there is a real human being behind that Twitter or Instagram handle.”