Deepika Asks Smriti Irani to Act Against Padmavati Rangoli Vandals

Deepika Padukone responded after an artist, whose rangoli took 48 hours to make was vandalised by a mob in Surat. Karan K had appealed to the star on Twitter.

Tagging Smriti Irani, the Minister of Information and Broadcasting, Deepika spoke up against the “heart-breaking” attack on the artwork.

Deepika Padukone (via Twitter)Absolutely heart-breaking to see the recent attack on artist Karan and his artwork! Disgusting and appalling to say the least! Who are these people? Who is responsible for their actions? For how long are we going to let this go on? Allow them to take law into their own hands & attack our freedom & right to individual expression time & again!? This has to stop NOW & action must be taken! 

Protesting against the movie #Padmavati, Rajput Karni Sena members rubbed out rangoli created for film's promotion at a mall in Surat(16.10) pic.twitter.com/vbCGWHanQt

— ANI (@ANI) October 18, 2017

Karan K took 48 hours to create the rangoli in a mall in Surat was vandalised by a mob. The artist took to Twitter to throw light on the incident, tagging Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone.

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