It wouldn't be wrong to say that everyone these days is very socially active on the internet be it twitter, Instagram, facebook etc. People post whatever they feel like and never step back to make their point of view, and due to some public figures' posts till date, there has been a lot of controversies. And today we are bringing to you all those controversies that highly affected the sentiments of the Indian people in 2017. Here is the list
Amazon sells Indian National Flag printed Doormats
At the beginning of the year, Amazon Online Shopping app
made Indian furious as they were selling doormats, which had National Flag printed on them. The External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj
warned the CEO Amazon and told to withdraw the products from the site. Even earlier they have been in the news for selling Hindu gods printed door mats.
Indian dish called prison food
A twitter user Rameez clicked the picture of the dish that he had prepared Medu vada sambar and nariyal chutney. He took it to social media and asked Gordon Ramsay
a British Celebrity Chef to rate it, but his reply was blunt saying; "I didn't know that you can tweet from prison,"
hence Indians were furious again. https://twitter.com/Sychlops/status/849914013202952192 https://twitter.com/GordonRamsay/status/849916640481423361
Snapchat app is not meant for poor country like India
The snap-chat CEO Evan Spiegel
recently made a statement about his application, where he said; "This app is only for rich people, I don't want to expand in poor countries like India and Spain."
There are 4 million snap chat users in India and the statement made by Evan stir up the Indian Snap-chat users.
Katy Perry's post of Indian God
https://www.instagram.com/p/BTDJ-gkD2HC/?taken-by=katyperry Yes, just a week before International singer Katy Perry
posted this picture on her Instagram saying that her current mood was something like Indian God Kali
. This post was not liked by the Indian people and said her to remove the post from her social media account.
Sonu Nigam's statement on Aazan
The famous Indian singer Sonu Nigam
was lately all over the internet as he made a controversial statement saying, his sleep got disturbed and he had to wake up early in dawn due to Aazan(morning prayer performed by Muslims). The statement went viral hurting sentiments of Muslims as well as non-Muslims. Thereafter he was challenged by a Maulana from West Bengal to shave his head for the statement and he will give him 10 lakhs to do it, which Sonu did but as the Maulavi was not a real Maulavi, therefore, Sonu's chance to make those extra bucks went in vain.
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