Hours after actress Payal Ghosh accused Anurag Kashyap of raping her years ago, Taapsee Pannu came out in the filmmaker's support and described him as a feminist.
"My friend, are the biggest feminist I know. See you on the sets soon of yet another piece of art that shows how powerful and significant women are in the world you create," Taapsee tweeted out on Sunday.
Well, this tweet essentially goes against the spirit of the Me Too movement. Taapsee, during the height of Me Too in 2018, said that supporting the accused is always embarrassing. But then, she is now doing exactly the same.
"Feminist certificate to Anurag Kashyap has been issued by the office of Most befitting Replies. Police can now stick to posting memes only (sic)," tweeted Monica, a researcher. The 'Most befitting Replies' jibe is targeted at Taapsee, who is often praised by the media for giving the "most befitting replies" to trolls.
Taapsee's contrasting tweets: