After Aamir Khan, Akshay Kumar Lands In Trouble; Twitter Calls For #BoycottRakshaBandhanMovie

After Aamir Khan’s Laal Singh Chaddha, Akshay Kumar starrer Raksha Bandhan has also landed in trouble after certain netizens are calling for a boycott on the movie. The trend #BoycottRakshaBandhanMovie started when, the movie’s screen writer, Kanika Dhillon’s old tweet slamming the government went viral. The netizens have claimed that Dhillon’s tweet are Hinduphobic and hurt the religious sentiments of people, hence they will boycott the movie.

SEE ALSO: Why Is #BoycottLaalSinghChaddha Trending On Twitter? Aamir Khan Starrer Receives Backlash Ahead Of Release

Ahead of its release on August 11, #BoycottRakshaBandhanMovie trended on Twitter for hurting religious sentiments. Kanika Dhillon’s old tweet saying that cow urine doesn’t cure COVID-19 and anti-CAA tweets have gone viral. Take a look at the reactions here.

Netizens have also been trending #BoycottLaalSinghChaddha and recently Aamir Khan reacted to the trend. During a press conference, Aamir said, “Yes, I feel sad. Also, I feel sad that some of the people who are saying this, in their heart, they believe that I am someone who doesn’t like India. In their hearts they believe, but it is untrue. It is rather unfortunate that some people feel that way. That’s not the case. Please don’t boycott my film. Please watch my film”

John Colin

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