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Updated on: Monday, December 23, 2019, 07:23 AM IST

For backing CAA, angry Tweeple call for boycott of Farhan Akhtar movie

Toofan is set for October 2020 release. The sports-based film directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra is jointly produced by Farhan and others.
Farhan Akhtar lashes out at Twitter user, asks David Dhawan to make a film called 'Bigot No. 1' |

Farhan Akhtar lashes out at Twitter user, asks David Dhawan to make a film called 'Bigot No. 1' |

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Mumbai: Days after Bollywood actor Farhan Akhtar came out in support of those protesting against the changes in the Citizenship Act, Twitter users opposed him on Sunday and rallied to demand a boycott of his upcoming movie Toofan.

#BoycottToofan trended on Twitter with 1,775 tweets.

Toofan is set for October 2020 release. The sports-based film directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra is jointly produced by Farhan and others.

One user wrote: "Friends a humble request -- Please trend this... and ask others to tweet and retweet. #BoycottToofan #FarhanAkhtar @FarOutAkhtar."

"We don't want to see movies of such people... who aren't with the Constitution of our country... and inciting others to go against it," read another post.

One user remarked: "Don't see this upcoming movie of Farhan Akhtar. #BoycottToofan" "Do we really need to boycott his movie... his movies in the past did not make any mark... even when not boycotted. So, no one really gives a *** to his movies."

One post read: @FarOut-Akhtar. Misleading youth by spreading hatred. He is the biggest threat to the nation."

A Twitter user remarked: "We don't want to see a mov­ie of such an illiterate”.

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Published on: Monday, December 23, 2019, 07:23 AM IST
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