Navjot Singh Sidhu sacked from The Kapil Sharma Show, Here's Who's Replacing Him
Post Sidhu’s comments on Pulwama Attack, Navjot Singh Sidhu was sacked from The Kapil Sharma show and this is the personality who was asked to step in.
On the 14th of February, a van filled with explosives was rammed into a CRPF by a suicide bomber in Pulwama, Kashmir.
Punjab Cabinet Minister, Navjot Singh Sidhu, an ex-cricketer and now a politician is known for his loud laughter and his entertaining and timely verses on The Kapil Sharma Show. Navjot Singh Sidhu was in hot water in the last few months before as well when he was invited by the Pakistani government at the Kartarpur opening. Navjot Singh Sidhu had hugged the Pakistani General Bajwa which drew ire from Indian circles.
Navjot Singh Sidhu’s comments, that got him into the bad books regarding the Pulwama attacks were, “Nations cannot be held responsible for the dastardly acts of terrorists. The terrorists do not have a religion. There are good, bad and ugly. Every institution has them and every nation has them. The ugly needs to be punished. Individuals cannot be blamed for the dastardly act.”
Social media blew up as different accounts tweeted that they would unsubscribe from Kapil Sharma Show and wanted him out. A source told a media outlet that his comments got the show unwanted controversy and they have asked him to exit. In his place, Archana Puran Singh would take the seat. She had once replaced Navjot Singh Sidhu when he was under the weather.
What do you think of this decision? Do you support Sidhu’s exit from the show?