Film body Federation of Western Republic of India Cine staff (FWICE) has asked singer-actor Diljit Dosanjh to not perform at a show within the United States that’s being promoted by a Pakistani national, Rehan Siddiqi. The show is meant to require place on twenty one Sept. it’s expressed its concern during a letter to the Ministry of External Affairs.
Now, Diljit has taken to Twitter to retort to the letter. “I wasn’t awake to any such intimation by the federation before these days. However, in part of the letter by FWICE, I actually have determined to table by Houston show at this point. i like my country and can invariably signify the bigger interest of the nation”, he wrote.
FWICE has asked Dosanjh to “cancel his commitment within the interest, sentiments and dignity of the nation”. In another letter to the Ministry of External Affairs, the film body has conjointly requested that Diljit and his troupe’s visa be revoked just in case he doesn’t cancel the tour. The letter has been shared on Twitter.
A letter shared by FWICE states, “We at FWICE wish to draw your kind attention towards the ungoverned race of Artists/Singers/Dancers/Performers at the bid of a Pak National adult male Rehan Siddiqui promoter of shows in America despite strict warnings given to them. adult male Dosanjh may be a thorough gentleman and an outstanding actor/singer however he has been allured by the Pak National. His performance for the Pak National and folks can set a wrong precedent seeable of this fearsome state of affairs between the 2 countries.”
The letter conjointly puts during a request to cancel the visa of Dosanjh and his company to “restrain their performance in America because it are labeled anti-national.”