Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC 12) started its new season on September 29 and each episode of the present is infotainment at finest. Nevertheless, over the weekend the present received itself into an issue over a query.
The havoc was created after Amitabh Bachchan requested a query associated to Manusmirti within the Karamveer episode. The episode noticed social activist Bezwada Wilson and actor Anoop Soni got here as company.
The query for Rs 6,40,000 was, On 25 December 1927, Dr. BR Ambedkar and his followers burned copies of which scripture? The choices given have been, a) Vishnu Purana, b) Bhagavad Gita, c) Rigdev, and d) Manusmriti.
After answering the query, Amitabh Bachchan additionally mentioned that “In 1927, Dr. BR Ambedkar condemned the traditional Hindu textual content Manusmriti to ideologically justify caste discrimination and untouchability and he additionally burned copies of it.”
Nevertheless, the query didn’t go properly with the netizens as a number of customers began accusing the present of working the “leftists propaganda”, whereas others blamed it for “hurting Hindu sentiments”. An FIR was additionally lodged towards Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC) and its host Amitabh Bachchan in Lucknow.
Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri additionally shared a clip from the KBC present on the micro-blogging website Twitter and wrote, “KBC has been hijacked by Commies. Harmless children, study that is how tradition wars are win. It’s known as coding.”
Try the tweets right here.
In the meantime, one other consumer wrote, “What the hell is that this @SrBachchan ji?? Should you dont love Mumbai the ask a query on another dharma and them see the magic and diwali exterior your own home!! Every and everybody right here is only a paid bot bc hinduism ki kisi ko padi hello nai hai! Shameless!”