Cobrapost Sting Operation
A sting operation exposes Bollywood celebrities named Operation Karaoke held by Cobrapost has revealed more than 35 Bollywood big names. Who were engaged to promote political groups in front of the 2019 Lok Sabha surveys in return of money? Cobrapost made a fake PR office and moved toward. Directors, performing artists, singers, stand-up dancers and comedians with a query. May you be willing to encourage a political party discreetly on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter?
In burning celebrities newss these are the following celebrities names which agreed and questioned a fee. Among the prominent playback artists was Abhijeet Bhattacharya, Kailash Kher, Baba Sehgal, and Mika Singh. Actor Shakti Kapoor, Jackie Shroff, Sonu Sood, Vivek Oberoi. Mahima Chaudhry, Amisha Patel, Puneet Issar, Shreyas Talpade, Surendra Pal, Pankaj Dheer and his child. Nikitin Dheer, Deepshikha Nagpal.
Tisca Chopra, Akhilendra Mishra, Rahul Bhat, Rohit Roy. Salim Zaidi, Aman Verma, Rakhi Sawant, Hiten Tejwani and spouse Gauri Pradhan, Minissha Lamba. Evelyn Sharma, Koena Mitra, Sunny Leonne, Poonam Pandey. In comedians Sunil Pal, Raju Srivastava, Rajpal Yadav, Krushna Abhishek, Vijay Ishwarlal Pawar, and Upasana Singh. In choreographer Ganesh Acharya and dancer Sambhavana Seth.
Celebrities Names which Reject
In the same time, celebrities, for example, Arshad Warsi, Vidya Balan, Saumya Tandon, and Raza Murad straightaway rejected the proposal and chose to go by their conscience. The big name in celebrities. Who consented to help the political groups. To promote the party being referred to make a favorable situation before the 2019 general election. Some of them even went to the degree of tweeting. Without having been paid any cash to demonstrate their eagerness to the PR agency.
As indicated by Cobrapost, the vast majority of them were willing to accept the mass of their fee in money. Which means on the other side black money. Celebs consented to tweak the content on different issues to be given to them before posting the same on their social media profiles to make it look like their own. Some even consented to safeguard the government on burning issues, for example, fatal and rapes and accidents such as a bridge collapse. To mask the genuine idea of the proxy political battling, they were willing to sign fake contracts and furthermore sent their PAN and banking description.
The whole celebrities swore to keep the whole exercise a confidential, and the plan covered up. A few artists even suggested that they would proxy promote the political party in their journalists’ briefings during the promotion of a movie or an occasion. Some even proposed to post recordings via social web-based networking media and make them go viral with the assistance of their followers.
Cobrapost refers to in its reports that the party in question was, in the greater part of the cases, the BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party) and AAP (Aam Aadmi Party) and the Congress Party in few cases. The names of political groups utilize in superior faith and civic interest, for narrative purpose reason just, and this isn’t a suggestion of their genuine involvement in the training. The operation held to uncover the celebs willing to support a political motivation for the sake of money. the report said.
The fee expense asked by different celebrities extended from Rs 2 lakh to Rs 50 lakh for each message. Some even demand an expense of Rs 20 crore for an eight-month contract. And did not oppose when they said they will be paid in money.
During discussions, the famous celebrities reveal that they set in contract by different political parties for promotion on social media. Also, they know the guidelines of the game the various are already promoting brands via social media-based networking for cash. Cobrapost has cautioned people to think twice while reading and trusting the tweets, Instagram profiles and Facebook posts of celebrities.