Bollywood actress Zaira Wasim who made her bollywood from Aamir Khan-starrer superhit movie Dangal has recently deleted her Twitter and Instagram accounts.
According to reports, Zaira faced a backlash on both her social media accounts on Thursday after she posted a verse from the Quran about floods and locust attacks.
Zaira Wasim deletes her Twitter and Instagram account
“So We sent upon them the flood and locusts and lice and frogs and blood: Signs openly self explained: but they were steeped in arrogance — a people given to sin. –Qur’an 7:133,” Zaira had tweeted.
Soon after her tweet, Zaira was widely criticised for her post as many social media users felt that she was justifying the locust attacks that were being reported across the country as a divine act.
After being criticized, Zaira deleted her Twitter and Instagram accounts.
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This is not the first time that Zaira has created a social media stir. The Dangal and Secret Superstar actor became the focus of a social media debate last year after she announced that she was leaving the Hindi film industry because she felt her relationship with her religion “was threatened”.
Meanwhile, on the work front, she was last seen in Priyanka Chopra and Farhan Akhtar starrer ‘The Sky Is Pink’.