Richa Chadha attacked for backing Fawad Khan: Her answers to trolls are priceless

Richa Chadha faced the wrath of some social media users after she backed Fawad Khan at a recent event in Melbourne.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: August 24, 2016 10:40 am
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Richa Chadha faced the wrath of some social media users after she backed Fawad Khan at a recent event in Melbourne and said India and Pakistan have a lot in common. The actress said she, as a north Indian, has a lot more in common with Fawad as compared to people from south India or the North East.

The trolls were having none of it. Richa was called “a bimbette” for her labours while many questioned her for backing “Pakistani Fawad.” Since then, Richa has been shutting down trolls and giving back as good as she got.

Richa has been busy replying to trolls and trying to convince people what she exactly meant. She wrote as answer for one comment, “Thanks for missing the point. I love Tamilians so much that I can read and write the language. But troll on.” She blocked another user for saying “she showed south Indians their place”.

It all began at the Indian Film Festival in Melbourne where Fawad Khan was asked to express his views on how there is a cultural contradiction between India and Pakistan and how Bollywood has adopted westernisation while showcasing romance or kissing scenes.

Before Fawad could answer the question, Richa jumped in. She said, “You know we were colonised by the British for a really long time. It’s a part of the… I am sorry if I am offending anybody here, but if you look at worldwide history, every time the British left an empire they divided it. Whether it was North Korea or South Korea then there was Germany. It is a part of the strategy to keep political unrest… I am sorry but your question to me doesn’t make sense because I will have far more in common with Fawad because I am from the North of India than I will have with somebody who is a Tambrahm or maybe a Malyali or from the North East. I think we should avoid stereotyping in questions or creating some kind of contradiction here because the whole intent and especially art does really have any borders.” (Richa Chadha comes to Fawad Khan’s rescue, gives fitting reply to a journalist)

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    Pakistani Friend
    Aug 23, 2016 at 7:11 pm
    @bharat 100% correct brother. It's sad but true. Some time it's better to stay quite. Leave the talking to the people who are 'expert' in these matters. :)
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      iRock
      Aug 23, 2016 at 5:35 pm
      I believe Ms. Richa's job is to act and to make her self in a good position in the film industry. I request to keep focus on that as oneself should not think of his / her views as a...andmust avoid such statements..℃��....!lt;br/gt;I wish u all the best for ur career..
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      1. Sher Singh
        Aug 23, 2016 at 7:17 pm
        Porkistani zindabad, long live the friendship!
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          disgusted
          Aug 23, 2016 at 5:02 pm
          Of course to earn brownie points of 'Bhai' she will endorse/anyone..lt;br/gt;Having said that, I sometimes wonder why these starlets or these actors don't utter a single word when Bollywood movies get banned in stan?
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            shiv ram
            Aug 23, 2016 at 11:27 pm
            Has Richa been promised a role in Poorki movie ?
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