International pop star Rihanna supported farmers protesting on the borders of the Indian capital against the three most recent agricultural laws introduced by the central government and asked why people didn’t talk about it on Twitter, the 32-year-old pop star shared one CNN reported the Internet shutdown in several districts of the neighboring state of Haryana in Delhi after protesters broke barricades to enter New Delhi and police clashed with the police in several parts of the state capital during the protest organized by the farmers against the Tractor rally on 26 January The protesters also entered the famous Mughal era monument Red Fort and unfolded their flags from the city walls

“Why don’t we talk about it ?!” wrote Rihanna as she added the hashtag #FarmersProtest along with the post on the microblogging website

The crooner’s tweet ‘Umbrella’ caused reactions from fans and celebrities and let them set trends on the microblogging platform000 tweets, Rihanna was # 1 in India until 2310 a.m. (IST), her tweet received 144000 likes and over 70000 retweets

Actor Kangana Ranaut, who supported the farm laws, called Rihanna a “fool” and said the protesters were not farmers but “terrorists trying to divide India”

“Nobody talks about it because they are not farmers but terrorists who are trying to split India so that China can take over our vulnerable broken nation and turn it into a Chinese colony, much like the US. Sit down, you fool, we don’t sell our nation like you fools, “tweeted the ‘Panga’ actor

Others like Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Diljit Dosanjh used to speak out in favor of the farmers on Twitter.Diljit also had a Twitter spit with the ‘Queen’ actor who followed their opposing views on the protesting farmers

“Yes! Thank you, Rihanna, this is a human problem! #IStandWithFarmers and this narrative is TIRED,” tweeted the Canadian YouTuber, comedian, talk show host and actress Lily Singh

In the meantime, the Haryana government has phased out mobile internet services in several counties in the state by Jan. February at 1700 clock extended

Farmers have been protesting since Jan. November last year at the various borders of the state capital against the three newly enacted agricultural laws: Law on trade and industry of farmers (promotion and relief), 2020; the Agreement on the Strengthening and Protection of Farmers on the Act on Price Hedge and Agricultural Services 2020 and the Act on Essential Goods (Amendment) on 2020

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