Bigg Boss 9 contestant Yuvika Chaudhary has been embroiled in controversy after she used a casteist slur that people thought was in bad taste. In one of her vlogs, Yuvika used the word ‘bhangi’ and netizens are extremely furious at her for using the word. She was mercilessly trolled on social media due to which, after which, she issued an apology statement on her Instagram account. Now, the Om Shaanti Om actor shared a video apology saying that she was absolutely not aware of the meaning of the word and she unknowingly used it.
That’s not it, she is also asking people to forgive her for an unintentional mistake. Her husband and Bigg Boss 9 winner Prince Narula also shared the same video on his Instagram account seeking apology, and also mentioned how they are facing death threats. He wrote: “We are really sorry guysss hume sach main is ka mtlb nahe pata tha yuvi se galti hui vo bhe insaan hai jab kuch log dhamkiya de rahe hai maro inko bol k kya vo sai hai vo galat nahe par phir bhe hum hath jodh kar maafi mangte hai jo jo bhe us word se hurt hua @yuvikachaudhary”
Earlier, Yuvika had posted an apology for hurting people's sentiments and mentioned that she didn't know the meaning of the word.
Her post read, “Hi guys I didn't know the meaning of that word that I used in my last vlog. I didn't mean to hurt anyone and I can never do that to hurt someone. I apologise to each and everyone. I hope you all understand and love you all.” While Narula came out in her support and said he is with her.
Image source: Instagram/ yuvikachaudhary