Yoga instructor Ira Trivedi takes a u-turn after social networks outrage over her anti-Hindu and beef promo posts, says she enjoys Hindu Dharma
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self-proclaimed yoga instructor, Individual retirement account Trivedi, who runs a program on national broadcaster Doordarshan, has taken to Twitter today to announce that she is a stringent vegetarian and appreciates Hindu faith.
everyone. I wish to clarify a few things. I am a stringent vegetarian and I strongly advocate and promote a vegetarian diet plan to all those practising yoga. those following me on Instagram have seen my advocacy of a vegetarian diet plan.
I likewise deeply cherish, regard and live by Hindu Dharma, please neglect any screenshots of tweets that might have been taken out of context. I respect all faiths and texts, however Hinduism is at the heart of my practice.
— Individual Retirement Account Trivedi (@iratrivedi) July 25, 2019 It all began yesterday when her 2017 interview with CNN News 18 went viral on social media. In the video, she describes beef as the’most inexpensive source of protein’. Individual retirement account Trivedi was discussing the restriction on beef. According to her beef is an important source of protein for the malnourished and that the restriction on beef would be unjust, particularly to the Muslim neighborhood.
@iratrivedi says Beef is the cheapest source of protein. lol. No, its the most pricey protein
source dumbo. Beef-300rs/kg, Protein-26% Chicken -95rs/kg, Prot-27%Even pork is half the rate of beef n supplies equal protein. Y not discuss that.
pic.twitter.com/P1lKhCQsNa– Robinhood (@Ragy_95) July 24, 2019 Ira is the granddaughter of Congress leader and ex-union minister VC Shukla.
My grandpa, Congress leader and ex Union Minister VC Shukla, is 84 years old and has been shot 3 times. He is being operated.
— Individual Retirement Account Trivedi (@iratrivedi) Might 25, 2013 He was the Info and Broadcasting Minister in the Indira Gandhi government and a close associate of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi and her boy Sanjay Gandhi. Throughout his tenure, he was infamous for muzzling the press. He was the Congress leader who banned Kishor Kumar’s tunes from AIR and Doordarshan.
However lots of mentioned that she was making factually incorrect declarations and showed why beef wasn’t the most inexpensive source of protein.
Beef: Protein 26gm/100gm(250/Kg)
Hence, one can get 3.89 times more protein than beef at the very same rate of it for 1kg by eating Soybean.
https://t.co/fFyliHRDFP pic.twitter.com/Thd2ikZASY– Aabhas Maldahiyar|आभास मलदहियार(@Aabhas24) July 24, 2019
After the video went viral, several screenshots of her previous tweets were likewise commonly shared. In among the tweets, Individual retirement account states the Quran is a progressive text and labelled modern-day Hinduism as regressive. In action to this Individual retirement account Trivedi claimed that her tweets have been gotten of context. Twitterati wasn’t satisfied with her apology.
Secured of context???
Do you think individuals are fools??? pic.twitter.com/jQCPzt9MoJ– Riya (@Red__Wine1) July 25, 2019 This is worst than an apology or expressing regret. Absolutely nothing was gotten of context, stop believing individuals are fools.
https://t.co/GhoEi7gcQO pic.twitter.com/uBCiWjx4tq– Ankur Singh(@iAnkurSingh) July 25, 2019
Several users were amazed by her anti-Hindu declarations, identifying her as “Hinduphobic”. Users likewise questioned the Doordarshan for selecting her as a host for among their programs. Ira Trivedi hosts the show “Yoga with Ira Trivedi” on the nationwide broadcaster.
This is my hand folded request
Simply Join on This
An actor called Ira Trivedi Abused Hindu Dharma on 30 Aug 2017 (Screenshot 1)
Now DD national provided her a Contract (Screenshot 2)
Please protest against this
In a Secular country Govt. Worked with an individual who abused Hindu Dharma pic.twitter.com/2pdcOGgn9Z– Khushi Singh (@khushi2318) July 24, 2019 In action to one of the tweets, the CEO of Prasar Bharati Shashi Shekhar had actually kept in mind of the issue and forwarded it to the Director-General of Doordarshan.
Thanks for your feedback. Marking this to DG Doordarshan @supriyasahuias to check out and reply.– Shashi Shekhar (@shashidigital) July 25, 2019 Ashok Shrivastav, a TV journalist for DD had actually likewise questioned Doordarshan for picking Individual retirement account Trivedi as the host. Ira Trivedi had actually likewise tweeted an apology to him.
In October in 2015, as the #MeToo motion gained momentum, Ira Trivedi had actually accused Chetan Bhagat of trying to forcefully kiss her in addition to of unsuitable behaviour. This stimulated a response from Chetan Bhagat who shared screenshot of her email which she had actually signed off as ‘miss out on u kiss u’.
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