Hyderabad: On the event of Diwali, “Urdu”, “Mughals” and “Bakrid” are trending on Twitter.
‘Urdu’ and ‘Mughals’ began trending after Congress chief Shashi Tharoor shared a snapshot on his Twitter and within the description he wrote, “The sensible @saharzaman has give you an Urdu greeting for #Diwali — “Jashn-e-Chiraagh Mubarak!” I adore it. Unfold the sunshine!”
Bombardment of reactions
Tharoor’s tweet was adopted by a bombardment of reactions from the suitable wing and so they against utilization of Urdu part for Diwali.
The Congress chief later shared a hyperlink of an article printed on Siasat.com which stated that even Mughals used to have a good time Diwali.
He wrote: ” Why all of the objections? The Mughals noticed #Diwali too, however Sanghis favor to rewrite the previous to go well with their prejudices of the current”, one of many Twitterati wrote, “Good he didn’t say Mughals solely introduced Diwali to India.
Not the primary time
On the opposite facet, ‘Bakrid’ was trending too. Nonetheless, it’s not for the primary time that proper wing ideologues have tried to attract an equivalence between festivals of Hindus and Muslims. Earlier too at any time when, administration had put situation on bursting of firecrackers, the suitable wing Hindu nationalists begin questioning on Muslim pageant of Bakrid.
A few of them even demand ban on slaughter of animal in your entire nation, evaluating it with bursting crackers on Diwali
Listed here are among the reactions: