Hasan Minhaj, who is a well known proactive on the social media hasn’t yet responded to the reports or clarified if he and the crew managed to enter the venue of Howdy Modi event.
But, as per sources revelations, the Patriot Act host Hasan Minhaj was reportedly denied entry for attending the Howdy Modi event at Houston.
The popular Indian-origin comic Hasan Minhaj was reportedly denied you get entry into the venue where the ‘Howdy Modi’ event took place last day.
Around 50,000 people of the Indian-American community had attended the event at the NRG Stadium on Sunday. This was one of its kind show that witnessed the joint addressal of the Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump.
However, another news buzzed up around the joint addressal as a video went viral, where the Patriot Act star is seen talking to a media coordinator from the press registration desk outside the venue on phone.
In the call, on loudspeaker, Minhaj can be heard inquiring the organizer about his credentials for the event.
“We’re just trying to get our credentials,” the comedian said.
“There are no credentials,” the coordinator replied.
“But our credentials are right here,” Minhaj said.
He then asked, “But you told me we were denied because of the jokes”.
To this, the person on the phone replied, “No, I didn’t say you were denied because of the jokes.”
Minhaj said, “But some people were not happy.”
The coordinator said, “Yeah, some people were not happy, but that doesn’t matter to me much. The reason I can’t get you in is due to the lack of space for broadcast crews.”
The comic and political commentator, who is proactive on social media has however, not responded to these reports or clarified anything on this account.
However, his last Twitter activity on his account shows his picture in which he could be seen standing in front of the venue, captioned as: “Here to celebrate two great nations coming together. India first. But America first too. #HowdyModi,” Minhaj captioned the photo.