Pulwama Terror Attacks: Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu faced heat on social media over his comments on Pakistan in the wake of the Pulwama terror attack that shook the nation. The Pulwama terror attack killed 40 CRPF jawans and got the nation fuming in anger. Amidst all these, the former India cricketer, who is a regular at the Kapil Sharma show said that the entire nation cannot be blamed for the attack while condemning the attack. Also Read - IPL 2021 Points Table Latest Update After RR vs PBKS, Match 4: Punjab Kings Move to 3rd Spot After Beating Rajasthan Royals, Sanju Samson Pips KL Rahul to Take Orange Cap
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“It (the attack) is a cowardly act and I condemn it firmly. Violence is always condemnable and those who did it must be punished,” Sidhu had added. Also Read - IPL 2021: Sanju Samson, Rahul Tewatia Are Capable of Being Outstanding Performers at International Stage, Says Kumar Sangakkara
Once he said this, soon hashtags like #BoycottSidhu, #BoycottKapilSharmaShow and #BoycottSonyTV started trending.
This did not go down well with the Indians who bashed Sidhu on Twitter. Here are the trolls that followed:
Earlier, more than 2,500 Central Reserve Police Force personnel, many of them returning from leave to rejoin duty in the Valley, were travelling in a convoy of 78 vehicles when they were ambushed on the Srinagar-Jammu national highway at Latoomode in Awantipora in south Kashmir around 3.15 pm on Thursday.