Shekhar Gupta, Barkha Dutt lash out at Randeep Hooda, Virender Sehwag for ‘mocking’ Kargil martyr daughter

Days after the daughter of a Kargil martyr, Gurmehar Kaur came out to speak against ABVP in the wake of the violence at Ramjas college of Delhi University, a number of people have come out to join the campaign she kick started. However, ace cricketer Virender Sehwag known for hilarious tweets came out to an unusual response. Soon after the cricketer posted his response, Bollywood actor retweeted him in agreement claiming to appreciate his wit.

Soon after Gurmehar Kaur’s post against ABVP which read as, “I am a student from Delhi University. I am not afraid of ABVP. I am not alone. Every student of India is with me. #StudentsAgainstABVP” went viral, Virender Sehwag posted this tweet with this photo:

Randeep Hooda responded in agreement:


Shekhar Gupta slammed both Randeep Hooda and Virender Sehwag saying:


Randeep Hooda was quick to respond saying:


However, Shekar Gupta wasted no time to reply saying that Gurmehar was no “pawn” but a “strong”, “thinking” adult who has an opinion.


Gurmehar herself stepped in and cleared the air saying that she was no pawn and was against all kinds of violence. To which, the actor responded that even he agreed with her opinion on violence, her post could be interpreted in many other ways.