Congress Party Takes Down Condolence Message For Sridevi After Furious Backlash On Twitter

Fans of the actress believe that the last line in the tweet, “She was awarded the Padma Shri by the UPA Govt in 2013,” wasn’t really needed in a condolence message…

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Congress Party Takes Down Condolence Message For Sridevi After Furious Backlash On Twitter

Legendary actress Sridevi passed away after a massive cardiac arrest this morning.

Fans of the legendary actress, film fraternity, luminaries all walks of life and social media followers are in a state of shock at Sridevi’s untimely death.

In the midst of it all the Indian National Congress tweeted the following from their official Twitter handle...

“We regret to hear about the passing away of Sridevi. An actor par excellence. A legend who will continue to live in our hearts through her stellar body of work.  Our deepest condolences to her loved ones. She was awarded the Padma Shri by the UPA Govt in 2013,” read the tweet.

The tweet has now been deleted from the Congress party’s official Twitter handle, but not before inviting its share of criticism.

Fans of the actress believe that the last line in the tweet,  “She was awarded the Padma Shri by the UPA Govt in 2013,” wasn’t really needed in a condolence message.

Cricketer Ravindra Jadeja, was one of the first few Twitter users to point this out.

Here’s what some other users wrote:

 



 Meanwhile, Congress President Rahul Gandhi offered condolences to the Kapoors.

Legendary actress Sridevi breathed her last while she was in Dubai where she was attending Mohit Marwah’s wedding accompanied by her husband Boney Kapoor and younger daughter Khushi.

 


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