Varun Dhawan and Rajkummar Rao slammed YouTuber Paras Singh, who has recently used a racial slur against Arunachal Pradesh MLA Ninong Ering in one of his videos. The YouTuber who runs his channel by the name of ‘Paras Official’ recently got arrested for the same.
In his controversial video, Singh called Congress MLA Ninong Ering a ‘non-Indian’. He also went on to claim that Arunachal Pradesh is not a part of India, but that of China.
However, this statement hurt many and people started slamming him. Varun and Rajkummar too shared the screenshot of a news article that was originally shared by Stree director Amar Kaushik where Aman wrote, “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.”
Sharing the screenshot on his Instagram story, Varun wrote “HAVING SPENT SO MUCH TIME ON ARUNACHAL PRADESH IT’S TIME WE EDUCATE OURSELF AND OTHERS ABOUT HOW WRONG IT IS.♥️ AP ” Varun Dhawan has been fond of the state since the time he shot for Amar Kaushik’s Bhediya in Arunachal Pradesh with Kriti Sanon. He also spent time with his wife Natasha Dalal in the state and donated an amount of Rs 1 Lakh to a village suffering from Forest Fire.
While Rajkumar wrote, ” Not acceptable I agree @amarkaushik.” sharing the screenshot.
Singh has although apologized in a separate video. He was recently also arrested by the cops in Punjab.