Filmmaker-actor Farhan Akhtar has taken a jibe at the management at Twitter and said rape and death threats should not be allowed or go unpunished on the micro-blogging site. Also Read - Twitter friends/followers seeking your unwanted attention could be Unmentioned
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“If it is for good, then they need to get smarter in its regulation. Rape and death threats cannot be allowed or go unpunished. Twitter,” said Farhan late on Thursday. Also Read - Twitter seeks more time to comply with new rules in response to “one last notice”
Farhan’s tweet comes after actress Richa Chadha spoke out about the constant death and rape threats she received for her opinion on Hindutva.
When Richa attempted to report the death and rape threat issued by the Twitter users, the social networking service responded saying, “No violation within context”.
On Thursday night, the “Fukrey” actress re-tweeted Farhan’s comment to the management.