Ishaan Khatter has responded to some man who questioned his Blackout Tuesday post to protest law enforcement killing of George Floyd in the united states. The hashtag #BlackOutTuesday became the top trending item on Twitter as several celebrities posted black screen shots to signal support for racial justice. The social media marketing blackout was “to show racism of any type cannot be tolerated”.
As Ishaan Khatter posted a black frame on Instagram, a person commented, “Didn’t have the guts to speak out when the Delhi police did the same thing to unarmed students but now wow.”
I did, even though reacting to the troll, the actor said, “Not that I owe you or anybody an explanation. Find another individual to nitpick on. It is now time to indicate solidarity for the world as one, not to find faults in people who are doing the work.”
His fans also arrived in the support. Praising the actor, a fan wrote, “Whenever someone raises their voice. Ppl enquire about past, why did not u… Can be they felt conscious now, could be they was without this passion before, can be these folks were policing the way that they behave in virtual world. A minimum of, they started now. We ought to appreciate whoever stands in solidarity. We should look forward not backwards in past.” Another commented, “could not have said it better! .” An additional called it “an on-point reply.”
All from Hollywood celebrities GalRihanna and Gadot, Nick Jonas to Preity Zinta, Radhika Apte, Neha Dhupia shared black screenshots in the Blackout Tuesday protest.
Ishaan was last found in his debut Bollywood film Dhadak. He will be observed opposite Ananya Panday in Khaali Peeli and Mira Nair’s film based upon Vikram Seth’s book, An Appropriate Boy. The film also stars Tabu.