Recently, Aditya Thackeray, son of the Chief Minister of Maharashtra – Uddhav Thackeray and the Cabinet Minister, is in news constantly for various interesting and controversial issues.
From the famous Sushant Singh, Rajput Suicide-Murder Mystery Case to the recent tweet on Gender Equality in Traffic lights and also the curious case of Baby Penguin Aditya Thackery is constantly in the news recently.
Firstly, The silence of the Aditya Thackeray on various allegations regarding the Sushant Singh Rajput case has given more scope for everyone to come up with interesting rumors.
The Sushant Singh Rajput’s case is more investigated by the social media and tv channels than his own family or the Mumbai police. The mystery and thrilling elements of the case have made viewers play the role Sherlock with every tiny detail available on social media. This row of the social media investigation first targeted the Nepotism and attached people, later the associated direct crime partners and now finally the search is for the mastermind big names behind the whole mystery.
In this hunt, one fine day there was an unclear photo posted by a fake account started circulated virally in the social media- allegedly mentioning that it was Aditya Thackeray with the Rhea Chakraborty in a vehicle. There was a lot of Hungama for a while discussing the party before Sushant Singh Rajput’s death, relating the ex-manager of Sushant Singh Rajput suicide attached to this case and party. Later it was revealed by many netizens that it is not Rhea, and it is Disha Patani who is in the picture.
The picture was tweeted by the fake profile named as Republic TV’s managing director and editor-in-chief as Arnab Goswami with an accusation that Aditya Thackeray and Rhea Chakraborty are roaming together and close to each other. Claiming that as the reason to have a CBI probe on Sushant Singh Rajput’s mystery case but it is not being initiated. Many people have liked the picture on twitter which shows the reason why Aditya Thackeray was accused of various theories and connections in this case.
In the presence of easy information, the circulation of interesting fake information is much faster and rapid than any other required awareness relation information. The major reason being the curiosity attached and satisfaction of the thirst of supporting sides and creative theories with twists.
Secondly, the curious story of a Baby penguin and Aditya Thackeray.
Recently hashtag BabyPenguin was trending on Twitter because there was a complaint lodged on a social media twitter user for using a derogatory term and calling Aaditya Thackeray a Baby Penguin with an attached photoshopped video in twitter.
As a reaction to this Dharmendra Mishra, legal head of Yuva Sena, the youth wing of Shiv Sena, lodged the FIR on the social media user – Profiled as Sameet Thakkar in the twitter, for the defamatory and derogatory terms in his tweets on the Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray, Tourism and Environment Minister Aaditya Thackeray and also on the Energy Minister Nitin Raut.
With the information from V P Road police station, it is said that they filed an FIR for various offenses under the Indian Penal Code (IPC) sections of obscenity (292), defamation (500), and section 67 of the Information Technology Act.
Allegedly the tweet shared by the Sameet Thakkar mentioned that – ‘Mohammad Azam Shah of Maharashtra aka baby penguin.’ Also, He termed Chief Minister Uddav Thackery as the ‘Modern day Aurangazeb’.
After the lodging the complaint, the twitter started getting increased posts on this hashtag. People started quoting animal rights and photoshopped pictures of Baby penguins etc. It is majorly attached to the rumors that his involvement in the Sushant Singh Rajputs Case.
Finally, The other most recent issue, In the twitter Aditya Thackery appreciated Brihanmunshi Municipal Corporation for the Gender Equality in Traffic Lights signs.
Recently, Aditya Thackery had tweeted regarding the safety of women on Mumbai roads, Women signal also being depicted in Traffic lights as gender equality.
Aditya Thackeray tweeted – “If you’ve passed by Dadar, you’d see something that will make you feel proud. @mybmcWardGN is ensuring gender equality with a simple idea- the signals now have women too!”
It is related to the small but evident changes in new gender-inclusive signs that have been installed by the Brihanmunshi Municipal Corporation. The highlight of the issue comes with regard to making Mumbai roads safer for women with the concept of awareness and sensibility. This post was liked by many people. But still with the impact of other controversies this tweet along with the adding images of women pedestrians on traffic signals raise the different opinion from people, some supported it while other felt it was a superficial move.
Though it was received from various angles, it is the least of the controversies he is added up within these days.
With all the above issues and allegations, Aditya Thackeray is constantly in the news these days. There is always a good and bad side of the information flow, the misinformation with an input of free expression in derogatory terms in social media has become an everyday aspect.