Social media has increased the speed of information dissemination and people get to react to everything within seconds. This has made celebrities more conscious of what they should say and what not. Thus controversies start as soon as a star makes an irresponsible statement and backlash is never ending. One show that has made many controversies recently is Nadir Ali’s podcast and his questions have made people criticize his style and the way he frames his questions. The most recent controversy came with Moammar Rana’s revelation about meeting Priyanka Chopra and Nadir’s comments on her.
Moammar Rana had revealed on the show that he did not recognize Priyanka Chopra when he saw her live as she looks very different and his crush was totally washed away. Here is what he had said:
People were not really happy with what was said on the show and Mathira also called out how colour-shaming happened on the show. Now, Moammar Rana’s wife Mehnaz has come forward to defend the actor. She said that Rana did not say anything offensive and it was the host who was just trying to make a controversy which he did.
This is Mehnaz’s statement for her husband:
Here is how netizens are reacting to Mehnaz’s defense: