Kolkata, September 30
Actor-turned-Trinamool Congress Member of Parliament Nusrat Jahan, who’s presently capturing in London for a Bengali movie, has sought extra safety safety after getting dying threats on social media for posting a video through which she featured as ‘Mahisasurmardini’ (Goddess Durga).
Jahan had on September 18 posted on her Instagram and Twitter accounts an image of her ‘Mahisasurmardini’ video through which she is seen holding the trident, which result in vicious trolling by a bit of netizens.
A remark in Bengali written towards her learn: “You gained’t be capable to save your self, your god of earth gained’t be capable to prevent. After your dying you’ll realise your folly. There gained’t be any excuses for you”.
Jahan, who’s below routine safety cowl as an MP, has already taken up with West Bengal authorities and Ministry of Exterior Affairs the difficulty of extra safety association throughout her out of doors shoots in London from September 27 to mid October, her shut aide informed PTI on Wednesday.
In a letter to the Indian Excessive Commissioner within the UK on September 29 she stated: “I want to inform you that I reached London two days again on my skilled goal and after reaching right here I’ve acquired a dying menace through my social media pages from some fundamentalists who belong to India and neighbouring nation”.
A duplicate of her letter was made obtainable to PTI.
Informing that she can be in London until October 16, Jahan stated within the letter: “Throughout my keep in London I require a right away police safety because the menace may be very critical and it’s affecting my psychological well being. I’d request you to kindly organize to offer me a vital safety in London”.
She connected display screen photographs of two trolls on her mail field. One in every of them learn “Your time of dying has come. You’re frightened of Allah however can’t cowl your physique. Disgrace on you”. A member of Jahan’s group stated: “She has at all times stood up for secular and inclusive views and these trolls don’t deter her”.
Jahan had been trolled previously by a bit of Muslim fundamentalists for sporting sindoor and inaugurating ISKCON rathyatra. She had hit again by strongly asserting her religion within the faith of humanity and secularism which, she had stated, doesn’t stop her from collaborating in different non secular festivals whereas believing in Islam. PTI