Actor Devoleena Bhattacharjee has been making waves on social media lately. Right from voicing her opinions on social issues to sharing her beautiful photos, the Saath Nibhaana Saathiya actress has been stealing the limelight on the internet. Recently, in her latest post, Devoleena talked about how women are often being subjected to moral policing.
Taking to her Instagram handle, she shared a monochrome video clip of herself wherein she is seen lip-syning to a man's question, "Tu ladki hoke itni gaaliyaan kahase deti hai (How can you abuse like that being a girl)?" to which she replied with "muh se (with my mouth)". Devoleena also added a lengthy note in the caption. Sharing the video, she wrote, “Gaali toh jaise ladko ki pushteni khazana hai…Ladki chote kapde nahi pehen sakti. Ladki gaadi nahi chala sakti. Ladki ulte jawab nahi de sakti. Ladki kama nahi sakti. Ladki ghar ka beta nahi ban sakti. (It's as if only boys inherit abuses from their ancestors. Girls can't wear short dresses. Girls can't drive. Girls can't answer back. Girls can't earn. Girls can't be the son of the house.)."
She added, "Ladki raat ko ghum nahi sakti. Ladki smoke nahi kar sakti. Ladki daaru nahi pee sakti. Ladki affairs nahi kar sakti. Ladki yeh nahi woh nahi…. Tum sabki toh main… (Girls can't roam at night. Girls can't smoke. Girls can't drink. Girls can't have affairs. Girls can't do this and that. You all will have it from me.”
Take a look at Devoleena Bhattacharjee’s post below:
As soon as Devoleena shared the clip, her fans and netizens praised her by dropping fire and heart emojis. One fan wrote, Gopi Bahu Rocks." Another said, "Killer ma'am." "Great power," said another Instagram user.