Updated: June 6, 2020 5:36:27 pm
Bheem’s decision to be with Princess Indumati caused an unexpected amount of outrage on social media with ‘Justice for Chutki’ trending on social media. If that doesn’t make sense, it’s because these are all characters from a popular animated kids’ show Chhota Bheem and the outrage is over a plot twist on the show.
Lead character Bheem ditching his closest ally and laddoo supplier for a princess was a matter of deep debate with some even comparing the plot to popular 1990s hit Kuch Kuch Hota Hai.
— Sachin Kr🐸 (@Am_a_Froggy) June 5, 2020
— rraaahhhuuulll (@RahulRajaramYa1) June 5, 2020
— Sanskari__balika (@Sanskaribalika1) June 5, 2020
This is extremely disappointing bheem you played with chutki’s emotions and married with indumati in the end. So many times she risk her life for you what about those laddoos bheem. You choose Money over love. Who give you the right to play with her emotions.#JusticeForChutki pic.twitter.com/GHfOUvpMKW
— Rohit Balecha (@rohitbalecha) June 5, 2020
— Daniyal Dawood (@_DaniyalDawood) June 5, 2020
After watching Chota Bheem marrying Indumati instead of Chutki
— Ukesh Paswan (@paswan_ukesh) June 4, 2020
— lara (@itslarayx) June 3, 2020
Why makers why have u done this?
— KK❤ (@_Happy_soul__) June 3, 2020
The hashtag trending amid a global pandemic and cyclone left many confused online:
— sans_memer_boy (@sans_memer_boy) June 5, 2020
— ANMOL (@AnmolDwivedi_) June 5, 2020
*#justiceforchutki is trending on Twitter*
Me to Indians: pic.twitter.com/KkSX3mbEzE
— Vandarfool (@vandarfool) June 4, 2020
— Sasta Youtuber (@BhavyaGautan) June 5, 2020
#JusticeForChutki Is trending .
Meanwhile corona:- pic.twitter.com/sevlxWD9Ij
— Deeply..100ni (@deepu100ni) June 4, 2020
After the outrage, the makers of the popular show came out with an important clarification. They pointed out that all the characters in the animated show are children, and none of them had been married off to each other.
In a statement on the show’s Facebook Page, Green Gold Animation thanked fans for their support but also requested people to stop commenting about what they thought was “marriage”.
“We would like everyone to know that all the characters in the show including Chhota Bheem, Chutki and Indumati are all still kids,” they said.
“Let our favorite kids be children only and let us not bring love and marriage into their innocent lives,” they appealed to all online.
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