Celebrities Mini Mathur, Shweta Tiwari and Mukti Mohan have lambasted social media trolls for criticising actor-TV presenter Mandira Bedi over her apparel and resolution to carry out the last rites of her late husband Raj Kaushal. Bedi discovered herself on the receiving finish of social media trolls, who objected to the garments that she wore on the funeral. The actor, who broke down a number of instances throughout the funeral, was seen sporting a denims with a white informal prime.
Some social media customers additionally took umbrage over the actor’s resolution to carry out the last rites of her husband, one thing which is historically executed by males. In a Twitter put up on Saturday, actor-host-model Mini Mathur expressed her anger in direction of individuals who trolled Bedi and stated she ought to fairly be applauded for her energy.
“Makes me sick that people are having a field day trolling a grieving woman for performing last rites on her husband instead of asking a stranger or her tiny kid. Or for not having the time to dress the way THEY imagine grieving women should dress. Fools!! Applaud her strength!,” she wrote.
Shweta Tiwari, then again, shared a screenshot of a put up by a digital creator that questioned the mentality of males having the precise to carry out rituals and the selection of apparel throughout the funeral. “@MandiraBedi we’re with you and pleased with you for expressing your love freely!,” Tiwari wrote on her Instagram Stories.
Actor-dancer Mukti Mohan additionally got here out in support of Bedi and lamented how compassion and humanity is lacking from society, particularly amid such testing instances.
“Women are half of humanity, half of humanity has remained undignified, uneducated, disadvantaged of freedom, we have hampered and handicapped ourselves.
We are a mirrored image of what’s occurring round us! And now we have destroyed half of ourselves and if we’re in distress then who’s to be blamed? Ask yourselves subsequent time once you face such conditions daughters, sisters, wives, moms and sons of such moms, brothers of such sisters, when YOU are questioned once you wish to grieve /specific/love freely!! Thank you for being you @mandirabedi,” Mohan stated.
Bedi and Kaushal, who bought married in 1999, have two kids — son Vir and daughter Tara.
For the unversed, filmmaker Raj Kaushal, recognized for directing films like “Pyaar Mein Kabhi Kabhi” and “Shaadi Ka Laddoo”, handed away on Wednesday following a coronary heart assault. His last rites have been held at Shivaji Park crematorium, Dadar the place shut pals from the business together with actors Ronit Roy, Sameer Soni, Ashish Chowdhry, and “Pyaar Mein Kabhi Kabhi” actor Dino Morea have been current.
–with PTI inputs