A confrontation broke out between Karnataka’s Residence Secretary D Roopa and a Twitter person over bursting of crackers on the event of Diwali. In accordance with stories, Twitter later suspended the account of the person named ‘True Indology’.
Roopa had on November 14 written a Fb publish asking why folks have an issue with a ban on firecrackers. Roopa mentioned that she is left aghast to see ‘some mental, extremely educated and respectable residents’ violating the bans.
“Ban on crackers in Bengaluru is for this 12 months alone, given COVID state of affairs. Why cannot for one 12 months we abstain ourselves from the usage of crackers? Are we so hole that our pleasure relies solely on crackers? There are various methods to have fun Deepawali. Mild diyas, meet folks, trade mithai…however no, adamant folks solely need crackers. How unreasonable!” she wrote in her publish.
I’ve mentioned sufficient on cracker ban. Some have argued,questioned,abused,accused,challenged. I’ve replied to every one among u with persistence,addressing even points on loudspeakers tht serving officers aren’t comfortable abt. See my “tweets and replies” fr all ur repetitive questions. ShubhRatri
— D Roopa IPS (@D_Roopa_IPS) November 16, 2020
When she shared the Fb publish on her Twitter web page, a number of customers began questioning her. They requested Roopa whether or not she is going to elevate her voice towards the customs of different religions.
One amongst them was ‘True Indology’. The person claimed that crackers have been talked about in historical scriptures. Roopa strongly contested this and requested the person to submit a proof to attest the declare. After a long-drawn-out tussle, ‘True Indology’ deal with was suspended by Twitter.
Who’s D Roopa
IPS officer D Roopa Moudgil had shot into the limelight in 2017 after she uncovered particular remedy being supplied to to All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (Amma) chief V Ok Sasikala in jail. Roopa, who’s at present the Residence Secretary – Authorities of Karnataka, had accused the then Director Basic of Police (Prisons) HN Sathyanarayana Rao of indulging in corruption to assist Sasikala.