TV actor Karan Wahi, who will next be seen as a contestant in Khatron Ke Khiladi, has slammed the makers of Sony Tv’s new show Pehredaar Piya Ki for its regressive content. The show glorifies the love between an adult lady and a nine-year-old boy. Though people gave mixed review to the show but many have criticised it for its cringeworthy content and one among them is Karan. The actor slammed the makers through a Facebook post.
He wrote that in India people can’t make shows like How I Met Your Mother and Friends and requested them not to sell stupidity in the name of content. He prayed for people who are part of this show saying that it would be great to enjoy work rather than just doing it because you don’t have any other option.
It feeels great actually to be TROLLED .. good or bad atleast i know my opinion matters ... #wecanbebetterthanthis— Karan Wahi (@karan009wahi) July 19, 2017
His post became the matter of discussion on social media and some even trolled him for it. He later deleted his tweet.
Wahi💯— Hànkymañ -Dèvöteê ♥ (@VishiVSM) July 19, 2017
They are glorifying something disgusting
What if we sooner or later get to see news about 8-9 years kids eyeing women😳
🙌🙆 glad to see sm1 frm d industry speaking up on this. I cant even see innocence in dt kid's face its creepy.hes fantasizing older woman— स्नेहा ✨ (@snehak23) July 19, 2017
TV actor Suyyash Rai, who also plays a prominent role in the show, came out in support of the daily soap saying that whatever Karan wrote was his opinion and asked people not to judge it.
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Pehredaar Piya Ki ❤️ ❤️ @tejasswiprakash baby smile :) plz ❤️ Guys watever @imkaranwahi said its his pov no1 can question him neither me nor you guys. But this doesnt change the fact that WE the whole team of #PPK we love this show and we all have worked really hard for it and we still are andddd we will ❤️ our motive is to entertain you guys not promote child marriage or anything. This show is different , plz dont judge it and jump onto conclusions 🙏🏻 If a channel like @sonytvofficial has approved the show they must have thought something right ??? Even d producers must have thought a lot before making this and investing soo much money 🙏🏻 its my req to all,plz watch it first and then decide :) maybe m wrong MAYBE :) but lets wait n then decide. Love to all ❤️❤️ n thanku for sucha good response for the frst epi .❤️ @tejasswiprakash baby smile :) plz ❤️
Apart from Suyyash, Pehredaar Piya Ki also features Tejaswi Prakash and Afaan Khan in crucial roles. It is yet to be seen if this show manages to win the heart of audiences.