Captain Virat Kohli of Team India wished the fans and their fans on the occasion of Diwali on Saturday. He shared a video message in which he told not to fire crackers on this festival. Some people exasperated that when he said this about the festival, some also targeted his wife and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma.
Some people did not like this message and they started trolling Virat as well as Anushka. One user wrote that Virat and Anushka have a private jet which extracts as much carbon dioxide in 3 hours as a human being in a year.
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Some said that Virat should not teach them not to fire crackers, because it is a festival. Some also associated it with Sanatan Dharma.
Virat and Anushka’s message on social media, some even linked it to poor shopkeepers.
Some even spoke of standing with Virat and Anushka.
Along with this, he also used the hashtag ‘I Stand with Virat’ (#IStandWithVirat).