A water air purifier model that Hema Malini endorses just lately confronted ire for the commercial of one among their different merchandise, Atta and Bread Maker. The advert, posted on the official social media accounts of the corporate, appeared to be discriminatory in direction of housemaids. “Are you allowing your maid to knead atta dough by hand? Her hands may be infected,” it stated.
The advert acquired backlash from netizens as quickly because it went on-line. The disapproval rose to a degree that the corporate not solely needed to withdraw the advert however Chairman Mahesh Gupta needed to tender a public apology for a similar.
“Please accept our sincere apologies for having published the Ad of Kent Atta & Bread Maker. It was unintentional but wrongly communicated and it has been withdrawn. We support and respect all sections of the society. Mahesh Gupta, Chairman,” he stated in a tweet.
And now, Hema, a Bharatiya Janata Party MP from Uttar Pradesh’s Mathura, has clarified that the views expressed within the advert don’t resonate along with her values and that she respects and stands by all of the sections of society. She additionally shared a replica of the apology tendered by the chairman.
“Views expressed by the recent advertisement of Kent Atta by @KentROSystems do not resonate with my values and are inappropriate, The Chairman has already tendered a public apology for the mistake.I hereby wish to put on record that I respect and stand by all sections of society,” she wrote on the micro-blogging platform.
Hema’s clarification is receiving enormous reward from her followers and followers on Twitter. Her post is stuffed with ‘well done’ feedback. Some even stated that what the actress did was an ‘honourable’ factor to do.