Bollywood energy couple Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor Khan’s son Taimur has grabbed the highlight every now and then. Since his beginning in 2016, the now three-year-old has been sufferer to a number of controversies surrounding his title, which many right-wing public personalities imagine to be taken from the 13th century Central Asian invader Timur. Whereas each Saif and Kareena have rubbished the declare on a number of events, none of it appears to have helped. In a current flip of occasions, BJP spokesperson Meenakshi Lekhi has now lashed out at Saif for his feedback on Indian historical past.
Saif’s current movie Tanhaji unravels the story of a 17th-century Maharashtrian army chief. Whereas talking about the identical in a current interview, the actor stated, “I do not suppose that is historical past. I do not suppose there was an idea of India until the British gave it one.” This enraged Meenakashi, who jumped on to the bandwagon of others angered by Saif’s assertion too and referred to as him out as soon as once more for naming his son Taimur.
Even Turks discover Taimur a brute ! However some individuals select to call their kids Taimur . https://t.co/T9xX5qihAw
— Meenakashi Lekhi (@M_Lekhi) January 19, 2020
“Even Turks discover Taimur a brute! However some individuals select to call their kids Taimur,” tweeted Meenakashi. Talking about it, Saif earlier stated, “I haven’t informed anybody about this — I assumed for a second about altering his title. For a few weeks. And Kareena was slightly in opposition to it, and she or he stated, ‘Individuals respect you in your opinion and you’ll’t’… So I stated, yeah, however it’s not in regards to the individuals. I don’t need him to get unpopular.” Kareena additionally earlier admitted that she had no concept why individuals took her son’s title so personally and in addition went on to say that it had “no resemblance to any individual dwelling or lifeless”. Like Saif, she additionally insisted that it was the which means behind the title Taimur (Iron) that made them go for it.