Abhijeet calls Ghulam Ali a 'dengue artist' from 'terrorist country'

Abhijeet supported Shiv Sena’s stance in a series of tweets

Mumbai: While Indian artists like Shabana Azmi, Vishal-Shekhar, Mahesh Bhatt have expressed their displeasure towards Ghulam Ali’s ban, Abhijeet Bhattacharya thinks otherwise.

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The 74-year-old singer, Ghulam Ali was scheduled to perform tomorrow but Shiv Sena warned that no artiste from Pakistan will be allowed to perform in the city till terror emanating from across the border is stopped. The organisers announced the cancellation yesterday after a meeting with Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray at 'Matoshree', the Thackeray residence in suburban Bandra.

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Abhijeet supported Shiv Sena’s stance against Pakistani ghazal singer Ghulam Ali from performing in Mumbai. In a series of tweets, he said that ‘nation and patriotism’ took priority over music and addressed the maestro as ‘dengue artist’.

While the singer's remarks have sent shockwaves, he was fully backed by the Shiv Sena, who said that they welcome his statement as he speaks for the nation.

( Source : deccan chronicle )
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