A grievance has been filed against actor Chetan Kumar for alleged derogatory comments against the Brahmin neighborhood. HS Sachidananda Murthy, Karnataka State Brahmin Development Board Chairman says that he had urged the police to take strict against the actor for allegedly calling ‘Brahmins terrorist’.
“Actor Chetan used derogatory comments against Brahmin neighborhood. He calls Brahmins, terrorists. Along with members of the Board, I met Police Commissioner Kamal Pant & Police assured us motion against him,” Ani quoted Murthy as saying.
“Chetan’s comments are unacceptable & he has to tender an unconditional apology to the neighborhood. I really feel he’s doing this simply for publicity. I attraction to the Police to take strict motion against Chetan,” he added.
The actor got here underneath hearth for the following tweet on the Brahmin neighborhood. “Brahminism is negation of the spirit of Liberty, Equality, Fraternity…we should uproot Brahminism— #Ambedkar ‘While all are born as equals, to say that Brahmins alone are highest & all others are low as Untouchables is sheer nonsense. It is a giant hoax’ — #Periyar,” Chetan had tweeted on June 6.
His statements precipitated fairly an uproar on social media. While many got here in assist of the actor, there have been a number of others who targetted him for his statements.