New Delhi: India opener Shikhar Dhawan on Sunday joined Yuvraj Singh and Harbhajan Singh in slamming former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi for his current comments on Kashmir.
“Is waqt jab saari duniya corona se lad rahi hai us waqt bhi tumko kashmir ki padi hai (when the entire world is fighting coronavirus, you are concerned about Kashmir).
“Kashmir humara tha humare hai aur humara hi rahega. Chaiyeh 22 crore le ao, humara ek, sava lakh ke barabar hai . Baaki ginti apne aap kar lena (Kashmir was, is and will always be ours. Even if you get 22 crore, our one is equal to 15 lakh. Count the rest on your own),” Dhawan tweeted in Hindi.
Is waqt jab saari duniya corona se lad rahi hai us waqt bhi tumko kashmir ki padi hai.
Kashmir humara tha humare hai aur humara hello rahega. Chaiyeh 22 crore le ao, humara ek, sava lakh ke barabar hai . Baaki ginti apne aap kar lena @SAfridiOfficial
— Shikhar Dhawan (@SDhawan25) May 17, 2020
“Really disappointed by @SAfridiOfficial‘s comments on our Hon’b PM @narendramodi ji. As a responsible Indian who has played for the country, I will never accept such words. I made an appeal on your behest for the sake of humanity. But never again,” Yuvraj tweeted earlier.
Really disillusioned by @SAfridiOfficial‘s comments on our Hon’b PM @narendramodi ji. As a accountable Indian who has performed for the nation, I’ll by no means settle for such phrases. I made an attraction in your behest for the sake of humanity. But by no means once more.
Jai Hind 🇮🇳
— yuvraj singh (@YUVSTRONG12) May 17, 2020
Yuvraj and his former India teammate Harbhajan had not too long ago come beneath hearth for the attraction they made for individuals to donate to the Shahid Afridi Foundation in its struggle in opposition to coronavirus.
Harbhajan additionally stated that he would have ‘no relation or tie-up with Afridi from here on’.
“This is very upsetting what Shahid Afridi has come up with, talking ill about our country and our Prime Minister. This is just not acceptable,” Harbhajan instructed India Today present Sports Tak.
“To be honest, he (Afridi) asked us to make an appeal for his charity. In good faith, we did it for humanity and for the people suffering due to the coronavirus,” stated Harbhajan.
Afridi had earlier stated that it ‘does not take a religious belief to feel the agony of Kashmiris…just a right heart at the right place.’
“Save Kashmir,” Afridi stated in a tweet on Friday.
Harbhajan’s former India teammate Gautam Gambhir additionally slammed Afridi for his comments.
“Pak has 7 lakh force backed by 20 Cr ppl says 16 yr old man @SAfridiOfficial. Yet begging for Kashmir for 70 yrs. Jokers like Afridi, Imran & Bajwa can spew venom against India & PM @narendramodi ji to fool Pak ppl but won’t get Kashmir till judgment day! Remember Bangladesh?” stated Gambhir in a tweet on Sunday.