We live in times when a celebrity, particularly a woman can’t speak her mind without being attacked. Unless you have been living under a rock, you must have heard about the meat ban in Mumbai (for four days) and Mira-Bhayander (for eight days), to appease the Jains during their fasting period.
So just like everyone else on Twitter, Sonam Kapoor also had something so say about it. She tweeted: “Our country is going to remain a 3rd world nation because of the intolerant misogynistic close minded few.” Miss Kapoor equating the meat ban with misogyny drew her some flak, and some of the comments were downright misogynistic. Earlier, Neha Dhupia had faced sexist comments for criticising the BJP government.
Not one to take such abuse lying down, Sonam Kapoor took on her trolls head on, bashing them left-right or centre. While equating misogyny with food choices isn’t right, neither is misogynistic name-calling. Here’s the exchange: