'Shameful and utterly condemnable': Kangana Ranaut, Swara Bhasker react to the attack on an ex-Navy officer

In a shocking incident, a former Naval officer, Madan Sharma was allegedly attacked for sharing a cartoon on Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray.

Following to which, celebrities from the B town including Kangana Ranaut, Swara Bhasker and Preity Zinta have reacted to the attack on an ex-Navy office.

The ‘Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi’ actress has condemned the attack and retweeted the video, where the former Navy officer can be seen getting beaten up by a mob.

Shame …

Ashish Singh

@AshishSinghNews

What’s happening in Mumbai?

Shivsainiks beating a retd 🇮🇳 Indian Navy officer.

He was beaten black & blue just because he forwarded a WhatsApp post on CM Uddhav!!!

Imagine what they would have done to @KanganaTeam , if she was not given security by central govt.

SS Gundagiri👇

Actress Swara Bhasker tweeted “The attack on an elderly gentleman by the #ShivSena for a joke on @CMOMaharashtra@OfficeofUT

is shocking, shameful & utterly condemnable. Violence of this kind has no place in a civilised democracy & you cannot claim good governance if basic law & order isn’t maintained. Shame!”

The attack on an elderly gentleman by the #ShivSena for a joke on @CMOMaharashtra @OfficeofUT is shocking, shameful & utterly condemnable. Violence of this kind has no place in a civilised democracy & you cannot claim good governance if basic law &  order isn’t maintained. Shame!

Goons in Mumbai beat a 62 year old retd 🇮🇳 Indian Navy Veteran black & blue cuz he forwarded a political cartoon on what’s app. Seriously ? What happened to freedom of speech? What happened to respecting our veterans? Very upset & sad to hear this.This is NOT OK.  #NavyVeteran

According to the reports, the tragic incident took place around 11.30 AM in Lokhandwala Complex area in suburban, Kandivali. However, the police have registered a case under IPC section 325 (causing grievous hurt).