Dangal Girl Zaira Wasim Lashes Out At Sports Minister Vijay Goel Over A Tweet20 January, 2017, By Cross Town News
JAMMU, Jan 20: J&K's Zaira Wasim, who played a role in movie Dangal fame, who just came out of one controversy has caught up in another serious controverosy.
On January 18, Vijay Goel, Minister of State, Youth Affair and Sports, tweeted a photo from the India Art Fest at Thyagraj Stadium in Delhi, which showed a painting of a woman in a hijab .
Vijay tweetd “This painting tells a story similar to @zairawasim .Pinjara tod kar humari betiyaan badhne lagi hai aage. More power to our daughters!”
Zaira responded aggressively to Minister and said “Sir, with all respect to you, I feel I must disagree. I request you not to connet me to such a discourteous depiction. Women in hijab are beautiful and free. Moreover, the story depicted through this painting is not even remotely relevant to mine.”