In the backdrop of the deadliest Terror attack in which around 45 soldiers lost their lives whole nation is in grief and anger. At this moment When the whole nation is up in arms against Pakistan the Punjab Cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu and also the part of “The Kapil Sharma Show” stressed over the talks with Pakistan. After the backlash from the people on social media against his comment demanding ban on the show, Sidhu has been sacked from the popular television show following his controversial comments on Pulwama terror attack.
While commenting about the terror attack which shook the whole nation, The cricketer-turned-politician posted, “For a handful of people, can you blame the entire nation and can you blame an individual?”. He was also present at the oath-taking ceremony of the Pakistan prime mister last year.
Suggesting government to hold talks with the Pakistan counterpart Shidhu while Talking to reporters after the Punjab Assembly was adjourned for the day in solidarity with the CRPF soldiers killed in the terror attack said, “It (the attack) is a cowardly act and I condemn it firmly. Violence is always condemnable and those who did it must be punished.”
He will be replaced by Archana Puran Singh on the show.
A suicide bomber had rammed an SUV carrying 350 kg of explosives into a bus carrying the CRPF troopers in the deadliest attack in decades on security forces in Jammu and Kashmir.
Archana Puran Singh who is expected to replace him on the show, according to her, has not been approached yet by anyone as the permanent replacement of Navjot Singh Sidhu.
In anger and grief, people also took to Twitter to demand the removal of Navjot Singh Sidhu from the show as well as from Punjab Cabinet.