Varun Dhawan lashes out at a YouTuber named Paras Singh for making a racist slur against Arunachal Pradesh MLA Ninong Ering. The YouTuber had called him ‘non-Indian’ in one of his videos. Varun Dhawan took to his Instagram and reposted Amar’s post on his story. He mentioned, “Having spent so much time in Arunachal Pradesh, it is time we educate ourselves and others about how wrong this is. Love AP.”
The actor shared the post of the director Amar Kaushik that said, “Being ignorant about your country and its region is stupidity in itself, but when that ignorance is expressed in an offensive manner, it becomes toxic. We all need to call out and condemn such ignorance in one voice and make all idiots understand that IT IS NOT ACCEPTABLE ANYMORE.”
Chief minister Pema Khandu from Arunachal Pradesh, took to his Twitter, and wrote, “video aims at inciting ill will and hatred towards the people of Arunachal Pradesh”.
Paras Singh is a YouTuber of the channel, Paras Official and Tech Guru Hindi with 4.60 lakh and 5.30 lakh followers. The YouTuber had claimed that the Congress MLA Ninong Ering a ‘non-Indian’ in a video. He also said the ‘state was a part of China’, sparking furore among people from the state, as well as people from other parts of the country.
Paras was arrested by Punjab police, after a case was been registered in Arunachal Pradesh for his statement.
Talking about Varun Dhawan was recently shooting in Arunachal Pradesh for Amar Kaushik’s directorial venture, ‘Bhediya’. The actor has been sharing pictures and videos of the place and also people staying there. The film is directed by Amar Kaushik. Bhediya reunites Varun with Kriti Sanon. ‘Bhediya’ is produced by Dinesh Vijan is the lastest addition to his horror comedy.