Post a pop icon image Rihanna-Pose on “toples” for lingerie ad, with pendant GaneshIndia’s most popular deity sparked a strong controversy in the country and angered government authorities.
“It’s shocking to see Rihanna shamefully making fun of our beloved Hindu god GaneshaPrime Minister Narendra Modi said.
And in the same sense it was evident Ram KadamA member of parliament for the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), who has posted on social media, expressed his anger: “It is outrageous how Rihanna shamefully mocks our beloved god Ganesh.” “This indicates that he does not respect Indian culture and traditions“he added.
The World Hindu Council, the National Party administration’s supporter, reported that it had submitted a request to Twitter and Facebook to remove a photo Rihanna And take action against your accounts.
The photo of the singer, who has 100 million subscribers on Twitter and 91.4 million on Instagram, was posted a few weeks after she was outraged by the government for defending farmers who were demonstrating against land reform.
In this sense, the Indian Foreign Ministry leveled criticism in early February Rihanna, Among other celebrities, due to “sensationalism” interference in the country’s agrarian reform, after she and Greta Thunberg posted farmers’ protests on social media.
“Why aren’t we talking about this? #FarmersProtest,” the pop star wrote, sharing a CNN report on the internet outage in Delhi during farmers’ protests last week.