All the celebs together with actress Richa Chadha, director Neeraj Ghaywan and lyricist and screenwriter Mayur Puri haven’t appreciated his phrases. However, many customers together with filmmaker Vivek Ranjan Agnihotri have additionally supported Manoj Muntashir.
Richa Chadha mentioned, ‘Shameful. Bad poem. Not value watching. Your surname must also be eliminated. Why benefit from one thing you hate? Neeraj Ghaywan mentioned, ‘Incorporation of casteism with bigotry.’
Mayur Puri mentioned, ‘Writers shouldn’t act like haters of their work. No nation has a very pink historical past. But the writers shouldn’t do the work of setting the hearth however extinguishing it additional. Please do not feel unhealthy, however I’m a bit dissatisfied that you’re doing this sort of work.’
Lyricist Hussain Hydari mentioned, “This is not the first time that Manoj Muntashir has acted to spread hatred or lies.” Historian S Irfan Habib mentioned, ‘Disappointed to see writers like Manoj Muntashir ‘venomising’ and ‘presenting false and imaginary arguments within the type of historical past’.
A piece of Twitter customers got here out in assist of Manoj Muntashir and mentioned that the creator has solely launched individuals to the “forgotten real history” of the nation and the Mughals. Filmmaker Agnihotri tweeted, “Manoj Muntashir has been boldly presenting his perspective in public in his poems. You do not know it doesn’t suggest that he has immediately modified.’