Wrestler Babita Phogat has thrown her weight behind actor Kangana Ranaut, whose workplace in Mumbai was partially demolished by the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) on Wednesday for alleged structural violations. The wrestler slammed the Maharashtra authorities and questioned the silence of the ‘award wapsi gang’ of Bollywood.
In a video shared on Twitter, Babita mentioned in Hindi, “The way the Uddhav Thackeray government demolished Kangana’s office, it is clear that they are flustered. Their disgusting mentality is being seen by the entire country. Do they think they can scare Kangana with this and silence her? If yes, then they are mistaken, because Kangana is not one to get scared. The entire country is standing with her. I want to appeal to my fellow countrymen to not let our sister’s strength and courage weaken, otherwise, in the future, no sister will have the courage to speak up.”
Babita additionally slammed a piece of Bollywood for selective outrage. “I don’t understand one thing. So much happened in Mumbai but why is the ‘candle gang’ and award wapsi gang of Bollywood silent? Can they not see what is happening? Why are they so quiet? The entire country is witnessing the disgusting mentality of the Uddhav Thackeray government and they will soon give a befitting reply,” she mentioned.
— Babita Phogat (@BabitaPhogat) September 9, 2020
Kangana has claimed that she is being focused for talking towards the Maharashtra authorities. Last week, she criticised the Mumbai Police and likened Mumbai to Pakistan-occupied Kashmir. However, the BMC claimed that the demolition was as a consequence of structural violations within the workplace.
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The Bombay High Court stayed the demolition on Wednesday and mentioned that the motion ‘prima facie does not appear to be bona fide and smacks of mala fide’. The courtroom additionally requested the BMC to answer to Kangana’s petition difficult the cease work discover and demolition.
The BMC, on Thursday, filed its response, following which Kangana’s lawyer sought time to answer the affidavit. The Bombay HC has adjourned the listening to until September 22, experiences ANI.
On Wednesday, Kangana warned Uddhav in a video message that his ‘pride will crumble’ quickly and in contrast her state of affairs to the 1990 exodus of Kashmiri Pandits. “Uddhav Thackeray, did you think that you took revenge on me by colluding with the film mafia and demolishing my house? My house has been demolished today but your pride will crumble tomorrow,” she mentioned in a video addressed to him.
In one other tweet, Kangana challenged Uddhav and the ‘Karan Johar gang’ to return at her. She vowed to show their ‘underhand’ methods, come what could.
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