After Jadav Payeng, Raftaar pays tribute to Chhapaak inspiration Laxmi Agarwal, right here's how

by Jeremy Spirogis
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Raftaar pays tribute to Chhapaak inspiration Laxmi Agarwal& 

Indian rapper Raftaar is among the most liked music artists all around the nation. However, there may be another excuse for his fame and that’s the social consciousness he has. The singer typically makes use of his social media to boost consciousness about vital points and even shares messages for individuals who encourage him. Recently, he left social media buzzing with a hoodie that had an image of environmental activist Jadav Payeng.

Right after that, he was noticed in a hoodie that contained the image of acid assault survivor and activist Laxmi Agarwal. He not solely wore the apparel and made a press release but additionally penned a shifting word for her. 

Along with the images, he wrote, “Most of you know her. LAXMI AGARWAL……Laxmi Agarwal (born 1 June 1990) is an Indian acid attack survivor, a campaigner for rights of acid attack victims, and a TV host. Agarwal was attacked in 2005 at the age of 16, after rebuffing the romantic advances of Naeem Khan.”

Take a take a look at the post shared by Raftaar:

The textual content on Raftaar’s hoodie reads, “LAXMI AGARWAL Started a hunger strike demanding immediate justice and rehabilitation for acid attack survivors. One of her petitions has led to regulate the sale of acid and easier prosecutions of acid attack perpetrators. Started an initiative called ‘Shoot Acid’ to acquire data concerning the sale of acid in every district.”

He had earlier shared a post for Jadav Payeng as nicely. To these unaware, he’s an environmental activist and is popularly referred to as the Forest Man of India. He has planted and tended timber on a sandbar of the river Brahmaputra turning it right into a forest reserve and that forest is known as Molai forest in his honour. He was honoured with Padma Shri, the fourth highest civilian award in India within the yr 2015.

Check out Raftaar’s post for Jadav Payeng:

 

This received him a whole lot of love on social media.

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