Former grownup star Mia Khalifa on Friday mentioned she is “nonetheless standing with the farmers” after her feedback, criticising the remedy being meted to the protesting farmers, drew sharp reactions. A tweet by worldwide pop star Rihanna on Tuesday, triggered a wave of assist for protesting farmers with a lot of international celebrities, activists and politicians expressing their solidarity with them. Khalifa too had shared a tweet. The federal government had criticised the tweets by Rihanna and different celebrities, saying info on the difficulty should be ascertained earlier than individuals dashing to touch upon the difficulty, calling it “neither correct nor accountable”.
Mia Khalifa, 27, took to Twitter once more and shared an image from a protest by a bunch of individuals, holding placards and posters of her, Rihanna and Swedish teen local weather activist Greta Thunberg. One of many placards learn, “Mia Khalifa regains consciousness.” She quipped in regards to the gaffe and wrote, “Confirming I’ve in truth regained consciousness, and want to thanks to your concern, albeit pointless. Nonetheless standing with the farmers, although.”
Confirming I’ve in truth regained consciousness, and want to thanks to your concern, albeit pointless. Nonetheless standing with the farmers, although ♥️ pic.twitter.com/ttZnYeVLRP
— Mia Ok. (@miakhalifa) February 4, 2021
Khalifa had earlier criticised the web shutdown at protest websites and tweeted, “What within the human rights violations is happening?!” In a subsequent tweet on Wednesday, the Lebanese American artiste had additionally slammed those that referred to as farmers “paid actors.”
“”Paid actors” huh? Fairly the casting director, I hope they’re not ignored throughout awards season. I stand with the farmers. #FarmersProtest,” she had written.
— Mia Ok. (@miakhalifa) February 3, 2021
Meena Harris, an American lawyer and niece of US Vice President Kamala Harris, actress Amanda Cerni, singers Jay Sean and Dr Zeus and Hollywood star John Cusack have additionally voiced their assist to the protesting farmers.
Tens of 1000’s of farmers have been protesting at three border factors on the outskirts of Delhi demanding a whole repeal of the three farm legal guidelines.