The discourse across the farmers’ motion in India additionally has its attain exterior India. Recently, American pop singer Rihanna tweeted in help of the Farmers’ protest in India. The tweet was adopted by numerous different tweets from folks exterior of India. In response to Rihanna’s tweet, numerous Indian celebrities together with Sachin Tendulkar, Virat Kohli, Akshay Kumar commented that the farmers’ protest is an ‘inside matter’ and the ‘exterior forces’ should not intervene in it. Tendulkar’s function drew blended reactions throughout the nation, and for the primary time, Tendulkar confronted heavy criticism too. NCP President Sharad Pawar has additionally commented on this entire incident.
“Many extraordinary individuals are reacting angrily to the statements of Lata Mangeshkar and Sachin Tendulkar. Therefore, I’d advise Sachin to be cautious when talking about points exterior of his personal area,” stated Sharad Pawar in Marathi whereas talking at a program in Pune.
Sharad Pawar’s response comes amid the on-going Farmers’ protest on the state borders of Delhi. In sarcastically trade-mark type, Sharad Pawar took a dig at Sachin Tendulkar.
why aren’t we speaking about this?! #FarmersProtest https://t.co/obmIlXhK9S
— Rihanna (@rihanna) February 2, 2021
But why did Sharad Pawar make such an announcement?
Tendulkar had slammed overseas celebrities who raised their voices towards the farmers’ motion in India. He had tweeted: “India’s sovereignty can’t be compromised. External forces could be spectators however not members. Indians know India and may resolve for India. Let’s stay united as a nation. #IndiaTogether #IndiaAgainstPropaganda“
India’s sovereignty can’t be compromised. External forces could be spectators however not members.
Indians know India and may resolve for India. Let’s stay united as a nation.#IndiaTogether #IndiaAgainstPropaganda
— Sachin Tendulkar (@sachin_rt) February 3, 2021
In response to this tweet, there have been blended reactions from followers across the nation. Some got here in help of the nice cricketer, whereas some selected to outrightly criticise him. Pawar’s ‘recommendation’ to Sachin to be ‘cautious’ when speaking about points comes within the backdrop of all these tweets.