Actor Prince Narula has defended his spouse Yuvika Chaudhary as soon as once more amid the casteist slur controversy. An FIR was registered in opposition to Yuvika after she was heard utilizing a casteist phrase in a video. Yuvika has stated that she didn’t know what the phrase meant.
In an interplay with the paparazzi on Thursday, Prince talked concerning the controversy and maintained that neither him, nor his spouse are casteist. “People make a big deal out of the smallest things. And more important things are never addressed. She did not even know that the word she had used had casteist connotations. We don’t believe in caste. I’m a Punjabi, she is a Jat. Had it been so, we would not have gotten married,” he stated.
Haryana Police registered an FIR in opposition to Yuvika underneath the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act final week, in line with an official.
In his grievance in opposition to her, Dalit rights activist Rajat Kalsan alleged that the actress made some derogatory and objectionable remarks concerning the Scheduled Caste neighborhood within the video, a replica of which he handed over to the police. The grievance was made to Hansi Superintendent of Police Nikita Ahlawat on May 26 on this regard, the police stated on Saturday.
Yuvika additionally took to Twitter to situation an apology, saying she didn’t know the which means of the phrase. “First of all, with folded hands, I apologise to you’ll. I used the word unknowingly and I didn’t know the meaning. Please forgive a mistake that happened unknowingly,” she stated in Hindi.
Prince additionally supported her by means of a sequence on movies on his Instagram web page. “None of us knew the meaning of the word. When we received your messages, we looked it up online and we felt really bad. Yuvi immediately edited it soon after. I hope you guys understand nothing was done intentionally. We didn’t know the meaning of the word. Even I was there, if it is Yuvi’s fault, it is my fault as well. We both didn’t know the meaning of the word. We are really sorry if we hurt anyone, we love you guys,” he stated in Hindi. “Hum wo last person hai jo caste mein believe karte hai (we are the last people who would believe in caste),” he stated.