Indian Newspaper Faces Backlash for Message About Actress’ Cleavage


The entertainment Twitter handle for the Times of India tweeted out a link to a video of actress Deepika Padukone. Well, more specifically, of her cleavage:

Now, it’s the entertainment side, so of course it’s going tweet things like that, but Padukone actually got really upset on Twitter and vented about the Times of India tweet:

The paper took down the original tweet, but the same account actually tweeted this back:

Padukone’s outrage inspired her fans to take to Twitter in her defense, even inspiring #IStandWithDeepikaPadukone as a trending topic:

[h/t BBC]
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