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What’s in a name, Akali Dal? Tweeple trash the Sunny Leone Kaur-troversy

The Akali Dal has urged the makers to drop 'Kaur' from the title, Karenjit Kaur: The Untold Story

Sreyashi Mazumdar @Sreyashi27 18 July 2018, 5:11 PM
Sunny Leone, Netizens have your back

Sunny Leone, Netizens have your back Image: Facebook/ Sunny Leone

Sunny Leone can't turn a corner without running into a controversy. This time, it's her biopic that has landed in trouble. To be precise, the title of her recently-released biopic, available as a web series, Karenjit Kaur: The Untold Story. Turns out the Akali Dal has a problem with her surname Kaur. 

"We have no objection to her profession, it’s her personal life. Our only objection is simply that we want them to remove the surname ‘Kaur’ because when she herself had earlier dropped ‘Kaur’ from her name, then why it is being used now? We have urged the Chairman of Essel Group, Subash Chandra, to immediately remove it or face the consequences," Manjinder Sirsa, a member of the political outfit, told ANI.

Tweeple, much like us, are scratching their heads, trying to understand the reason behind Akali Dal's demands. After all, like her profession, her name is her choice, too, right?

Here's what they have to say:

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