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Ram Gopal Varma had made a controversial tweet against NDA’s presidential candidate Draupadi Murmu using two names in Mahabharata. After this tweet, sharp anger is being expressed against Ram Gopal Varma.
Mumbai: Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma (Ramgopal VarmaA case has been registered against him at Hazratganj police station in Lucknow. Draupadi Murmu, former Governor of JharkhandDraupadi MurmuRam Gopal Varma is accused of making controversial tweets about Pandavas and Kauravas. ADCP Raghavendra Mishra said that a case has been registered against Ram Gopal Varma under the IT Act. In Mahabharata by Ram Gopal Varma (MahabharataControversial tweet using two names against NDA’s presidential candidate Draupadi Murmu. After this tweet, sharp anger is being expressed against Ram Gopal Varma.
What is Ram Gopal Varma’s tweet?
A case has been registered against Ram Gopal Varma after NDA made a tweet about presidential candidate Draupadi Murmu. After the controversy that arose from his tweet, Ram Gopal Varma finally clarified. He said that his intention was not to hurt anyone’s sentiments. After the announcement of Draupadi Murmu’s candidature for the presidency, ‘If Draupadi is the President, then who are the Pandavas? And most importantly, who are the Kauravas?’, tweeted Ram Gopal Varma to Assam. Following his tweet, BJP leaders Gudur Narayan Reddy and T. Nandeshwar Gaur lodged a complaint against Ram Gopal Varma at Hyderabad Abids Police Station. He has accused Ram Gopal Varma of insulting SC-ST people.
If Draupadi is the President then who are the Pandavas? And most importantly, who are the Kauravas?
– Ram Gopal Varma (GRGVzoomin) 22 June 2022
Ram Gopal Varma’s explanation
This was just said in a serious irony and not intended in any other way.. Draupadi is my favorite character in Mahabharat, but since the name is so rare, I missed the respective characters and hence my expression. There is absolutely no intention to hurt anyone’s sentiments https://t.co/q9EZ5TcIIV
– Ram Gopal Varma (GRGVzoomin) 24 June 2022
After the controversy raised by his tweet, Ram Gopal Varma also clarified. ‘I said it as a parody and it was not intended for any other purpose. Draupadi is a prominent figure in the Mahabharata. But this name is of very few people. I just remembered the person associated with this name. It was not my intention to hurt anyone’s sentiments,’ Ram Gopal Varma clarified.