NCW seeks police motion in opposition to TikTok star Faizal Siddiqui for ‘selling’ acid assault in video – bollywood

TikTok star Faizal Siddiqui, who has 13.four million followers on the video-sharing platform, is in scorching water for a disturbing video through which he enacts an acid assault. The Nationwide Fee for Girls (NCW) has demanded that motion be taken in opposition to him, after a video of himself throwing ‘acid’ on the face of the lady who left him for one more man surfaced on-line. It isn’t identified when the video was initially shared.

“@NCWIndia has written to @DGPMaharashtra Shri. Subodh Kumar Jaiswal to take motion in opposition to #FaizalSiddiqui for the video he posted that promotes a grievous crimes of #acidattack on social media utilizing @TikTok_IN App. @CyberDost @MahaCyber1,” the official deal with of the NCW tweeted, sharing a duplicate of the letter addressed to the Maharashtra Police.

Of their letter, the NCW condemned Faizal for ‘selling a grievous crime of acid assault to the younger followers on the social media platform’. The letter additional stated, “The Fee is anxious in regards to the security and safety of girls and is disturbed by way of our on-line world to instigate crime in opposition to girls. Contemplating the sensitivity of the matter, it’s requested that rapid motion shall be taken as per the Data Expertise Act, 2000, in opposition to the miscreants and an motion taken report be despatched to the Fee by e-mail/fax.”


The NCW additionally wrote to TikTok, demanding that Faizal’s account be faraway from the platform, for sharing movies that ‘instigate committing violence in opposition to girls’.


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In the meantime, outraged netizens have begun trending #BanTikTok on Twitter, slamming Faizal for his insensitive video. Many additionally demanded his rapid arrest for posting such content material. “If we will’t save our moms, sisters and daughters in India then its very laborious to do it in remainder of the world. #FaizalSiddiqui kind of psychopaths ought to be behind bars and tried underneath all attainable IPC prices. #respectwomen #acid #BanTiktok,” one consumer wrote.

Earlier this yr, Meghna Gulzar’s Chhapaak depicted the anguish of acid assault survivors. The movie starred Deepika Padukone as Malti, a personality modelled on real-life acid assault survivor.

In an interview with PTI, Deepika had stated, “I hope we gained’t need to consistently inform tales on acid assault survivors for us to see change. I hope with our movie we start to see that change for ourselves as a society and for acid assault survivors. If we don’t, then we’ve finished one thing incorrect as a society.”

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