It has been over five months since the farmers’ protest begun against the three farm bills. The protest, which was being held on the roads, now has made its way onto social media. The situation on social media has gradually evolved into a pressing issue after Hollywood celebrities and foreign forces started to intervene in the farmer’s movement. The Bollywood too seems to have mixed opinions about this never-ending protest. In such a scenario, the process of taking jabs at each other has also initiated. Recently, Sonu Sood tweeted indirectly regarding the ongoing debate.
Sonu Sood, who made his mark as ‘the people’s Messiah’ by helping numerous migrants amid the stringent lockdown, is constantly supporting the farmers. Now, indirectly, Sonu has taken a dig at all the Bollywood celebrities who have tweeted in the favour of the government.
Sonu Sood is very active on social media. The actor also keeps acknowledging every matter and doesn’t hesitate to keep his views forward. Recently, Sonu Sood made a tweet, in which he wrote: ‘गलत को सही कहोगे तो नींद कैसे आएगी?’ (If you’ll say right to what is wrong, how will you get a peaceful sleep?) Sood’s cryptic tweet is being inferred as a touch of sarcasm for his Bollywood colleagues.
Various social media users responded to this tweet with mixed views. One user wrote, ‘Brother, speak openly, why are you afraid?’ While another user wrote, ‘Openly speak Sir, dual-tone doesn’t look good on you because you always maintain that right is right and wrong is wrong.’
Several Hollywood celebrities including pop-star Rihanna, Mia Khalifa tweeted in support of the farmers’ movement. After which, many Bollywood celebrities including Akshay Kumar, Lata Mangeshkar, Sunil Shetty, Ajay Devgan, and Kangana Ranaut appealed to their fans to maintain unity and peace within the country and avoid the people running agenda against India.