Bollywood star Akshay Kumar and Badminton ace Saina Nehwal on Thursday have come beneath the scanner for posting identical tweets in regards to the ongoing farmers protest. Even as they’re being slammed for the copy-paste job, #SpinelessCelebs trended on Twitter.
From Ekta Kapoor, Karan Johar, Ajay Devgn to Sachin Tendulkar, world personalities took to Twitter on Wednesday to induce folks to not fall for false propaganda towards India. But it was Akshay and Saina’s posts which have created a buzz as these had been phrase for phrase related.
“Farmers constitute an extremely important part of our country. And the efforts being undertaken to resolve their issues are evident. Let’s support an amicable resolution, rather than paying attention to anyone creating differences.#IndiaTogether #IndiaAgainstPropaganda,” learn the tweets posted on the accounts of Akshay and Saina.
Farmers represent a particularly necessary a part of our nation. And the efforts being undertaken to resolve their points are evident. Let’s assist an amicable decision, moderately than taking note of anybody creating variations. 🙏🏻#IndiaTogether #IndiaAgainstPropaganda https://t.co/LgAn6tIwWp
— Akshay Kumar (@akshaykumar) February 3, 2021
Farmers represent a particularly necessary a part of our nation. And the efforts being undertaken to resolve their points are evident. Let’s assist an amicable decision, moderately than taking note of anybody creating variations. 🙏🏻#IndiaTogether #IndiaAgainstPropaganda pic.twitter.com/FhclAMLiik
— Saina Nehwal (@NSaina) February 3, 2021
Their tweets got here after worldwide personalities similar to Rihanna, Mia Khalifa and Greta Thunberg tweeted in favour of the farmers’ protest in India. Soon, the Indian celebrities had been reacting to an announcement by the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) in regards to the subject.
The similarity between the tweets of Akshay and Saina was not missed by netizens, who minced no phrases whereas pointing it out on social media. Soon, #SpinelessCelebs was trending on Twitter.
“Disappointed with the fraternity tweeting identical tweets that make it more like a marketing gimmick. Whatever their reasons & I’m no one to judge at least u could have tried to make it more original. Now you have given yourselves away. Reel Life Heroes VS Real Life Heroes,” tweeted Farah Khan Ali.
Disappointed with the fraternity tweeting identical tweets that make it extra like a advertising gimmick. Whatever their causes & I’m nobody to evaluate not less than u may have tried to make it extra unique. Now you’ve got given yourselves away. Reel Life Heroes VS Real Life Heroes 🙏
— Farah Khan (@FarahKhanAli) February 4, 2021
Actress Taapsee Pannu wrote: “If one tweet rattles your unity, one joke rattles your faith or one show rattles your religious belief then it’s you who has to work on strengthening your value system not become ‘propaganda teacher’ for others.”
If one tweet rattles your unity, one joke rattles your religion or one present rattles your spiritual perception then it’s you who has to work on strengthening your worth system not develop into ‘propaganda teacher’ for others.
— taapsee pannu (@taapsee) February 4, 2021
User Kirti Azad wrote: “Nakal mein bhi akal chahiye #SpinelessCelebs”.
“Rihanna was paid to tweet. BUT Akshay, Sunil Shetty, Ajay and rest of spineless Bollywood suddenly woke up yesterday on 69th day of protest in delhi, read the Farm Laws in detail and decided to Tweet on govt approved #FarmersProtest #WorldSupportsIndianFarmers #SpinelessCelebs,” shared a person.
One person wrote: “@rihanna wrote her own words supporting #FarmersProtest. Interestingly, in the cyberwar to fight Rihanna, all Indian #SpinelessCelebs didnt have original words. They waited for the template from Delhi and uploaded the same shamelessly one by one.”
“These #SpinelessCelebs kept quiet when 100 farmers died protesting outside the capital. Kept quiet on Jan 26th incident Kept quiet when Delhi was fortified They had nothing to say until a tweet by @rihannarattled the Govt,” talked about one other.
A person shared: “All celebrities have been sold! Shame for every Indian. They should be voice for voiceless. But, they can’t defend our free voice with their paid tweets.”