Farhan Akhtar reacts to death threats to actress Richa Chadha on Twitter
Multi-talented actor and filmmaker, Farhan Akhtar has voiced out a concern related to rape and death threats on Twitter. He has taken a jibe at the management at the micro-blogging site and said rape and death threats should not be allowed or go unpunished on the micro-blogging site.
“Top management at Twitter must re-group and decide what they would like their service to be remembered for.
“If it is for good, then they need to get smarter in its regulation. Rape and death threats cannot be allowed or go unpunished. Twitter,” said Farhan late on Thursday.
Top management at Twitter must regroup and decide what they’d like their service to be remembered for.
If it’s for good, then they need to get smarter in its regulation. Rape and death threats cannot be allowed or go unpunished. @twitter @TwitterIndia
— Farhan Akhtar (@FarOutAkhtar) May 10, 2018
Farhan’s tweet comes after actress Richa Chadha spoke out about the constant death and rape threats she received for her opinion on Hindutva.
When Richa attempted to report the death and rape threat issued by the Twitter users, the social networking service responded saying, “No violation within the context”.
On Thursday night, the “Fukrey” actress re-tweeted Farhan’s comment to the management.
— TheRichaChadha (@RichaChadha) May 11, 2018
(With IANS inputs)