new Delhi. A lady was barred from getting into a restaurant in Vasant Kunj, Delhi, for sporting a sari. You might be stunned to know that the girl didn’t get entry as a consequence of sporting Indian conventional costume saree at Kailin & EV restaurant situated in Vasant Kunj. The girl tweeted a video of the incident. There is a requirement on social media to cancel the license of the restaurant. After this the restaurant clarified that we do not need any such restriction. Wearing solely shorts and slippers is banned.
The director of the restaurant, Saurabh Khanijo, apologized for the incident. He mentioned, 'The worker showing within the video is new. <! –
We are prohibited from coming right here sporting solely shorts and slippers. '
The principal requested the worker – the restaurant is in India, then why such a ban?
@bishnoikuldeep My stunning expertise with discrimination at Kylin and Ivy, Ambience Vasant Kunj this night. Denied entry as ethnic put on is just not allowed! A restaurant in India permits & dhapos; good casuals & dhapos; however not Indian put on! Whatever occurred to pleasure in being Indian? Take a stand! pic.twitter.com/ZtJJ1Lfq38
– Sangeeta Okay Nag (@sangeetaknag) March 10, 2020
The video tweeted by Sangeeta Nag goes viral on social media. In the video, the worker instructed Sangeeta that we don’t approve of this costume. To this Sangeeta questioned, 'Your bar and restaurant is in India, Delhi. Despite this, you don’t give entry once you come right here sporting conventional costume? To this the worker replied that we don’t enable conventional costume. After this reply, Sangeeta mentioned that that is what I needed to know, thanks.
Sangeeta tweeted the video after the incident. He wrote, 'I had a discriminating expertise once I was an Indian on the Kalin & Evi restaurant. Here I didn’t get an entry as a consequence of conventional costume. A restaurant in India that enables for good casuals, however not those sporting Indian apparel. After no matter occurred, how can I be happy with being an Indian? '
What the hell! If this Kylin & Ivy or some other restaurant nonetheless observe such colonial practices of not permitting friends sporting ethnic garments, their license must be instantly canceled. Shame! @ArvindKejriwal
– Sharmistha Mukherjee (@Sharmistha_GK) March 11, 2020
Pranab's daughter Sharmistha re-tweeted Sangeeta's video
The viral video was retweeted by former President Pranab Mukherjee's daughter and Congress chief Sharmishtha Mukherjee. He wrote on the incident, 'What nonsense. The license of such a restaurant must be revoked instantly, by which such motion is finished in Kailin & EV or any restaurant. Sharmistha has additionally tagged his tweet to the Prime Minister's Office and Chief Minister Kejriwal.