A tweet by songwriter Javed Akhtar sparked controversy. People have trolled him a lot on this tweet. He tweeted the action of the Delhi Police related to religion and tweeted in support of Tahir. After this tweet, Javed came under the target of the people and there are a lot of trolls on social media. A case has been filed against him in Begusarai court of Bihar.
Javed Akhtar tweeted this police action related to religion
Lyricist Javed Akhtar seems to be surrounded by controversies. Javed tweeted a controversial tweet. In which a lot of stones, petrol bomb bottles, slingshot, etc. Were recovered from Tahir Hussain's house along with many offensive items. Tahir has also been accused of rioting in Delhi. Javed Akhtar tweeted this police action related to religion. This tweet was seen in support of Tahir.
Javed Akhtar clarified that he was not asking “why Tahir but why ONLY Tahir”
The violence in northeast Delhi claimed at least 42 lives and left over 200 injured. In a subsequent tweet, Akhtar who asserted that he is a non-believer and a rationalist, had clarified that he was not asking "why Tahir but why ONLY Tahir and not even an FIR against those who have openly threatened violence in the presence of the police".