Actor Siddharth gets vocal about beef ban, says 'stay out of people's private choices'

Rang De Basanti actor Siddharth, who is pretty vocal on his Twitter feed, criticises beef ban, reminds everyone to 'live and let live'.

Actor Siddharth is in the news for tweeting about the ongoing issue of cattle slaughter. His statement against the cattle ban have made many Twitterati uncomfortable and provoked huge criticism. The famous Tamil actor challenged cow vigilantes and questioned the narrative of Hindu Rashtra. His tweets were rather surprising considering the sensitivity of the issue. Not only does the ruling party encourage slaughter ban, but just recently, Rajasthan High Court recommended life imprisonment on cow slaughter and also pressed on declaring the bovine as the national animal of India.

In a series of tweets, Siddharth highlighted the growing extremism and called out to the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party to empower India and not people’s personal choices. Check out his tweets:

Of course, this row of straightforward and direct tweet did not go well with the tweeple. Many people took offence and criticized him for blaming the government. They said:


Tell us your views in the comment section below.