MUMBAI: Kapil Sharma is one of the most popular comedians on the small screens.
The ace comedian has become nationwide famous and there's no doubt about it. Kapil is one of the ace comedians of our country and his team too has left no stone unturned to bring smiles to our faces. Well, as famous as Kapil's show and his team has become famous, there are equal amount of controversies over the years.
Now, filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri was recently requested by a fan to promote his upcoming film that talks about the exodus of Kashmiri Hindus in the 1990s due to the Kashmir Insurgency. Responding to this, he directed a tweet at Kapil and said that he is nobody to decide if he can promote the film on the show.
His tweet read, “I don’t get to decide who should be invited on @KapilSharmaK9 show. It’s his and his producer’s choice whom he wants to invite. As far as Bollywood is concerned, I’d say what once Mr. Bachchan was quoted saying about Gandhis: Vo raja hai hum rank.”
They refused to call us on their show because we don’t have big commercial star. #FACT
— Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri (@vivekagnihotri) 1646415601000
I don’t get to decide who should be invited on @KapilSharmaK9 show. It’s his and his producers choice whom he wants to invite. As far as Bollywood is concerned, I’d say what once Mr. Bachchan was quoted saying about Gandhis: वो राजा हैं हम रंक… https://t.co/la8y9FhB6l— Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri (@vivekagnihotri) March 7, 2022
The filmmaker’s assertions have raged up netizens who are now 'demanding the boycott of Kapil Sharma'. The comedian is getting slammed by internet users on social media. Moreover, the unstoppable trolling on Twitter has made Kapil Sharma trend on the platform too.
In reaction to Vivek’s claims, a user called out Kapil and wrote, “Kapil sharma is circus master of Bollywood. He is not serious about national issues .He is abusing and insulting poor people in the show for making money . No civilised society will allow his hypocracy .He can not understand pain of Genocide .Jai Hind .”
There were several other tweets which followed this one.