Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah’s Munmun Dutta AKA Babitaji is in trouble. Twitter users have started trending #ArrestMunmunDutta after the actress used a casteist slur (differentiate by caste) in her video.
Why #ArrestMunmunDutta Trending On Twitter By Netizen?
Munmun Dutta, popularly known as Babitaji from Taarak Mehta Ka Ooltah Chashmah, found herself in a soup for using a casteist word in a video that she posted online. So Twitter started trending #ArrestMunmunDutta.
What did Munmun Dutta Said In The Live Video?
Munmun Dutta shared a video where she is seen interacting with her fans. Talking about her make-up, she says, “Lip tint ko halka sa blush ki tarah laga liya hai because main YouTube pe aane wali hoon aur main achha dikhn chahti hoon. Bh***i ki tarah nahi dikhna chahti hoon.”
That is why #ARRESTMUNMUNDUTTA trending on twitter.
Munmun Dutta Ask For Apologize
After this incident happens, Munmun Dutta cut her video and also issued an apology on social media. She wrote, “This is in reference to a video I posted yesterday wherein one word used by me has been misinterpreted. It was never said with the intent of insult, intimidate, humiliate or hurt anyone’s feelings. Because of my language barrier, I was genuinely misinformed about the meaning of the word. Once I was made aware of it meaning I immediately took the part down (sic).”
She further wrote, “I sincerely would like to apologise to every single person who have been unintentionally hurt by the usage of the word and I sincerely regret for the same (sic).”
What is the meaning of Casteist Slur?
A person uses this word to differentiate by case-like upper caste, middle caste, lower caste.
What is the meaning “Bhangi” in english?
Bhangi is assigned to sweepers. It is also used for lower caste (the lowest untouchable castes).