Earlier today, a new trend, #ArrestSwaraBhaskar , began spreading on Twitter, after a video of the actress partaking in a CAA protest went viral. Suspiciously, the video began doing the rounds post her vocal support of Safoora Zargar, the Jamia Millia Islamia and media coordinator of the Jamia Coordination Committee, who's currently in prison, awaiting trial, accused of conspiracy to cause riots and of making inflammatory speeches while taking part in anti-CAA protests. However, Swara Bhasker being Swara Bhasker has retorted with a stinging tweet of her own.
Reacting to the viral trend in her name, Swara Bhasker wrote: "And that my friends.. is why most celebrities in India only raise their voices for elephants! #safoorazargar #ArrestSwaraBhaskar #bizarrebuttrue." Check out her tweet below:
Supporting Swara on social media, Richa Chadha
retweeted her post and commented: "Hear, hear... well-intentioned, hyper-woke twitter verse... (yes, am talking to all 20 of you)...this is for you too. It is entirely possible to AMPLIFY the voices of those who speak up, without attacking those who choose silence."
Actress and host S
hruti Seth, also came out in support of Swara Bhasker as she posted: "Trolls, please stop chasing @ReallySwara She’s just not interested. As heartbreaking as it is please get over her guys. You’ll have to look for new meaning and purpose in your pathetic lives."
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