Former actress and politician Jaya Bachchan along with a group of other politicians recently gathered in Delhi to protest the accident of Unnao rape survivor, who is now in critical condition. However snaps from the event show them smiling and laughing, which has spiked hate among netizens.
Many Bollywood actors took to their social media to condemn the accident that is allegedly staged by BJP lawmaker Kuldeep Sengar from Uttar Pradesh, who was accused of raping the teenager in 2017. Samajwadi Party and All India Trinamool Congress MPs staged a protest over the car accident by gathering in front of the Mahatma Gandhi's statue in the Parliament premises.
Snaps and clips for the protest have left netizens unhappy one user commented, "The seriousness of their protest against #UnnaoCase is reflecting in their smiles." Another one wrote, "These smiling and laughing faces do not show any protest against crime, it is just their political propoganda."
The case is being investigated by The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), while the victim still continues to battle for life in the hospital. Reports stated that BJP MLA Kuldeep Sengar and nine others were booked for murder on Monday.