Manisha Koirala Supports Nepal’s controversial Map, Receives FlakMay 23, 2020 06:12 AM
Nepal triggered a territorial controversy with India by including Lipulekh, Limpiyadhura, and Kalapani in its new map. These contested territories with India have an area of 300 square kilometers of mountainous land is at Indo- China and Nepalese borders. However, India strongly condemned the move by stating that it is a serious deviation from the historical facts and a unilateral decision by Nepal.
Meanwhile, actress ManishaKoirala has stoked controversy in this issue through her tweet. The yesteryear actress extended support to the new Nepalese map by tweeting ‘Thank you for keeping the dignity of our small nation. We all are looking forward to a peaceful and respectful dialogue between all three great nations now’. This tweet of hers received flak from the Indian fans.
‘Manisha beta, chahe ‘Dil Se’ sochoya ‘Mann’ se, lekin agar ‘Lajja’ hai to ‘Khamoshi’ dikhaoaur political ‘Saudagar’ mat bano.Apni China kesaathwali ‘EkChhoti Si Love Story’ ko ‘Gupt’ rakho, nahi to ’Bombay’ meinrehkejokamayahai, wahan se ‘KachheDhaage’ toot jaayenge…’ someone tweeted funnily with her movie titles.
Those who are extremely upset with the actress’ point of view asked her to leave India and go back to her native country, Nepal. ManishaKoirala acted in Nagarjuna’s ‘Criminal’ movie in Telugu also. The actress made her debut in Bollywood with SubhashGhai’s ‘Saudagar’. She became instantly popular with her beauty and continued as a star heroine for about a decade in Bollywood.
A few years back she was diagnosed with cancer but successfully got cured of the dreadful disease. After getting a new life, she started acting in supporting roles in Bollywood movies like Sanju, Prasthanam, 99 Songs and etc. But her reply to Nepal’s External Affairs Minister PradeepGyawali did not go down well with many of her ardent fans in India.