NEW DELHI: Senior Congress leader and MP Shashi Tharoor landed in trouble for his tweets on the late famous Shayar Mirza Ghalib. His tweet has been a topic of discussion on social media. His tweet was objected to lyricist and writer Javed Akhtar. Tharoor posted a; Sher' on a social media platform Twitter, saying that today is the 220th birth anniversary of the famous shire Mirza Ghalib.
After which his mistake was corrected by lyricist and writer Javed Akhtar. Replaying Tharoor's tweet, Javed Akhtar wrote, "Shashiji, who has never given you these lines, should never rely on them again. It is natural that someone has put these lines in your post. But, by doing so, it has damaged your intellectual credibility. In a tweet, Tharoor said, "Thanks to Javedji and other friends for realising what I did.
Just as every quote is dedicated to Winston Churchill, it seems that when people like Shayari, they give credit to the Ghalib. I apologise. In another tweet, Tharoor wrote, "Galib is always our favourite. But, today, it is not his birthday. I was misinformed, yet enjoy these lines.
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