well-known Fashion designer Masaba Gupta Mantena has hit back at Internet trolls with a dominant statement after she was subjected to unpleasant comments for supporting the Supreme Court's ban on the sale of firecrackers in Delhi NCR. In a strong statement posted byMasaba hit back at trolls who allegedly give reference to her as 'bastard child' and 'illegitimate West Indian' on micro-blogging website Twitter.Pay attention towards Masaba is the daughter of actor Neena Gupta and West Indian cricketer, Viv Richards.
"I am a proud Indo-Caribbean girl who doesn't know how to shrink & crumble in shame of something you or your society cannot handle," she writes.
Read her full statement below:
On October 8, Masaba had tweeted 'Yes!' in response to a tweet about the firecracker ban.
She was then trolled for it.Her powerful reply to trolls, however, has been 'liked' over 1,300 times since it was posted just three hours ago on Twitter. On Instagram, it has brought together almost 6,000 'likes'.
Author Chetan Bhagat, who, by the way, had tweeted against the firecracker ban, was among the first to tweet in hold up of Masaba.