Oops! Is Rishi Kapoor Promoting Body Shaming?
- IWB Post
- July 31, 2015
Rishi Kapoor is known for his sarcasm. But this time he seemed to have crossed the limit when he wished Huma Qureshi birthday with this picture:
Soon after this, an outrage broke out and fans blamed him for body shaming, more so because he too is on his heavier side. One of them wrote: “Amazing how Rishi makes fat jokes! It’s not like he’s fat himself or anything!” Once he realized the situation is going out of his hand, he sent this tweet:
Apology. It was my personal joke with Huma on her birthday. If people took umbrage to it and some abuse just for the sake,I retract the same
— rishi kapoor (@chintskap) July 28, 2015
This is not the first time Rishi Kapoor has made fun of body-type. See his other tweets from the past:
Khaati peeti Mona Darling! pic.twitter.com/tkxu7fuyVn
— rishi kapoor (@chintskap) July 23, 2015
What do you think? Beer Burgers and Nike exercise? pic.twitter.com/dHeIPHKaT7
— rishi kapoor (@chintskap) July 6, 2015
What do you think about this?