In another case of growing intolerance and suppression of the freedom of speech and expression in the country. Actor Sushant Singh on Tuesday announced that his association with long-running TV show “Savdhaan India” has ended following his participation in the protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act. He was seen participating in the protest in Mumbai.
And, my stint with Savdhaan India has ended.
— सुशांत सिंह sushant singh سوشانت سنگھ (@sushant_says) December 16, 2019
The actor was part of the show as a host since 2011. He gave the news about the violent Protest at Jamia and tweeted, “And, my stint with Savdhaan India has ended.” He had given the hint that his participation in the protests may have been the reason behind his exit.
— Adyaan (@Cooliyat) December 17, 2019
After tweeting this he got a comment that how much price you paid for speaking the truth? and responding to the comment he said, “A very small price my friend. Otherwise how will you face Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev and Rajguru?”
According to the Act,the members of Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi and Christian communities. Who had come from Pakistan, Bangladesh and Afghanistan till December 31, 2014 and were facing religious persecution, will not be treated as illegal immigrants but given Indian citizenship.