Kangana Ranaut on Tuesday requested the government to take back the Padma Shri honour that has been conferred on filmmaker Karan Johar. On the Kangana’s twitter verified account @KanganaTeam. she re-shared a post related to Karan Johar’s latest movie Gunjan Saxena The Kargil Girl.
The tweet was in reference to Flight Lieutenant Srividya Rajan. who was Gunjan Saxena’s course-mate at the Udhampur Air Force base? In the tweet. it was also mentioned that it was not Saxena but Rajan who was the first woman to fly to Kargil. and said that a scene where a female IAF trainee pilot is asked to arm-wrestle with her male counterpart to prove that she is fit for Air Force is false.
The tweet also mentioned the film had twisted facts. Sharing the tweet. Kangana’s team wrote on Twitter: “I request the government of India to take KJO’s Padma Shri back, he openly intimidated me and asked me to leave the industry on an international platform. conspired to sabotage Sushant’s career. he supported Pakistan during Uri battle and now antinational film…”
I request government of India to take KJO’s PadmaShri back,he openly intimidated me and asked me to leave the industry on an international platform,conspired to sabotage Sushanth’s career,he supported Pakistan during Uri battle and now antinational film against our Army. https://t.co/KEgVEDpMrF
— Kangana Ranaut (@KanganaTeam) August 18, 2020
On August 16. Kangana took a dig at Karan Johar and his latest production based on Air Force woman pilot Gunjan Saxena through a poem. Earlier she had slammed the Janhvi Kapoor starrer Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl via tweets posted by her team. It’s not just Kangana, but several others have also attacked the film. A hashtag claiming Karan has insulted the Indian Air Force was trending on Twitter on Thursday.