The tweets coming from the B-town are mostly in the favour of students of jamia millia islamia University in the recent stone-pelting and arson case. It looks like netizens are miffed with the celebs vouching for students who were allegedly booked by police for creating a nuisance. This is the reason #ShameonyouBollywood stated trending today on twitter.
ActressParineeti Chopra tweeted "If this is what’s gonna happen every time a citizen expresses their view, forget #CAB, we should pass a bill and not call our country a democracy anymore! Beating up innocent human beings for speaking their mind? BARBARIC."
Ranjhana Actor Zeeshan Ayub tweeted"Friends, please tell what is happening in Delhi? I will try my best to be there? At present heading towards Jamia"#Insolidaritywithstudents
Actress Dia Mirza tweets "I stand in solidarity with the students of India." Fukre Actor Pulkit Samrat tweeted ."BARBARIC! UNDEMOCRATIC! UNSECULAR! That’s what we are turning into! Not the India I was born in! #UnityIsOurReligion #IStandWithJamiaMilliaStudents"
Actress Huma Qureshi was also trending for her hateful tweet "Why don’t you just take an axe and start butchering these students ? Order a firing squad ? Aapka zameer hai baki ya marr chuka hai ??"
Director Sudhir Mishra tweeted "In 1987 I made a film called Yeh Woh Manzil Toh Nahin on the background of student politics . Towards the climax the police enter the campus and brutally beat up the students . Nothing has changed . Terrible that now we know where the flowers gone . Crushed !"
In an attempt to support Jamia Mulk Director Anubhav Sinha even supported Lawyers violence in his tweet "#IsupportedDelhiPolice when the lawyers were beating them up. #JustFewWeeksBack"
A few days earlier Happy Bhag Jayegi actor Ali Fazal penned on twitter" Dear Fascists, If you are above the law, We will be ahead of it. Sincerely, Citizen."
Article 15 Actor Ayushmann Khurana also shared a picture too with the caption "This". The picture was in support of jamia millia islamia students.
Bholi Punjaban fame Actress Richa Chaddha also retweeted Pulkit Samrat Tweet in favour of varsity students.
"Stree" Actor Rajkumar Rao tweeted"I strongly condemn the violence that the police have shown in dealing with the students. In a democracy, the citizens have the right to peacefully protest.I also condemn any kind of act of destruction of the public properties. Violence is not the solution for anything"
"Pink" actress Tapsee Pannu tweeted this as a caption with a video" Wonder if this is a start or the end. Whatever it is, this is surely writing new rules of the land and those who don’t fit in can very well see the consequences. This video breaks heart n hopes all together. Irreversible damage,and I’m not talking about just the life n property