Mumbai: Days after Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi shared a distasteful meme on exit polls 2019, Mumbai Mahila Congress wrote to Police seeking to lodge an FIR under Section 509 of the IPC Act on Tuesday. The women's cell of the Congress party stated that the action is taken against the actor for insulting the modesty of women.
Soon after the tweet, Oberoi faced the wrath of netizens on Twitter, with social media users lambasting him for his approach towards women, he was also served with a legal notice by National Commission For Women (NCW). Torn apart on Twitter for unnecessarily degrading a woman, Oberoi later deleted the tweet. Apologising for fo the tweet, he tweeted on Tuesday, "Even if one woman is offended by my reply to the meme, it calls for remedial action. Apologies