Celebrity Culture: Row over Moosewala: Singers should not promote gun culture, says shooting Olympian

Celebrity Culture: Row over Moosewala: Singers should not promote gun culture, says shooting Olympian

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Nitin Sharma

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As much as this point: July 19, 2020 9:34:58 am

Celebrity Culture: Sidhu Moosewala, gun tradition, Olympian shooter, Punjab news, Indian categorical news Punjabi singer Sidhu Moosewala

Two days after Punjabi singer Sidhu Moosewala released a song named ‘Sanju’ on social media platforms, in which the singer when compared the case registered below Arms Act in opposition to him for firing an Ak-Forty seven rifle to the case in opposition to actor Sanjay Dutt, 2006 CWG silver medal winner, 2006 Asian Video games bronze medallist, and Beijing Olympian shooter Avneet Sidhu Hundal has criticised such singers for glorifying gun tradition in Punjab.

The 38-year-faded, who is posted as a SP with the Punjab Police in Mohali, furthermore believes that if formative years in Punjab are focused on weapons then they are going to also simply gentle commence rifle or pistol shooting and forestall the nation proud on the enviornment level.

“If we gaze it historically, Punjab has a convention of keeping weapons as there were warrior clans and warrior heroes in our tradition. But then to expose weapons to promote gun tradition among formative years by singers and writers is de facto contaminated. Such songs end possess an assemble over the formative years and society. As a world shooter, I truly were utilizing weapons for greater than two decades and we respect weapons and gaze them as a medium to take medals for the country and discover our passion for shooting. If formative years is focused on weapons, then he can opt for shooting and take laurels for the country and Punjab fairly than public present of weapons, which such songs glorify,” stated Avneet, who became regarded as one of many 5 sportspersons who had been promoted to the contaminated of SP in Punjab Police closing month.

Celebrity Culture: Avneet Sidhu Hundal criticised such singers for glorifying gun tradition in Punjab.

Earlier in May maybe well, a video showing Moosewala shooting at a firing vary at a village attain Badbar village in Barnala district had long gone viral. Post that, the Sangrur Police had registered a case below catastrophe management act and one more FIR became registered in opposition to the singer at Dhuri Sadar police station after video of him firing from his pistol at Ladda Kothi ranges surfaced later. Later, the police furthermore added Sections 25 and 30 of Arms Act, 1959, to each the FIRs and Sangrur court docket had granted the singer bail on Wednesday this week.

Moosewala’s unusual song has got greater than one crore views on YouTube till Saturday night with many users praising the singer too and Avneet finds this fun.

“Releasing a song glorifying a case of Arms Act and speaking about getting bail and announcing things admire ‘Case Chalde Han Mardan Te’ (conditions are registered in opposition to men) is acceptable in which civilised society? There’s a limit to tolerating such songs and glorifying the acts of breaking rules and taking on your have fingers. As a superstar, singers can also simply gentle be responsive to such things and now no longer glorify such acts of them, which were in opposition to the rules. Talking of gun tradition being related with Jatts/Sikhs of their songs, it desires to be stopped. I am Jatt Sikh and I am proud of my heritage. But that does now no longer mean that I can also simply gentle flaunt weapons. My medals in shooting authenticate my pleasure of being a Jatt Sikh and that’s doubtlessly the most efficient intention to end it,” added Avneet.

Avneet’s husband and dilapidated Indian hockey captain Rajpal Singh too believes that there can also simply gentle be an kill to such songs and glorification of weapons and furthermore showing hockey as a weapon in some songs. “Glorification of weapons and hockey as a weapon in songs is contaminated at any level. There were simply songs too. I keep in mind that Jasbir Jassi and Gurpreet Ghuggi sang a song in early 2000’s titled Kyun jattan layi ulta sidha boli jande. They wondered the association of guns and murders with Jatts and knowledgeable that Jatts are furthermore gamers, scientific doctors and lecturers. Despite the indisputable fact that any one has a weapon, its flaunting can also simply gentle now no longer be done. In hockey, two teams of 11 gamers every are managed by most efficient two officers and self-discipline is the main component there. Discipline remains the main there and that’s what nowadays’s formative years and singers have to realise to propagate of their songs and nor breaking rules,” stated Singh, who is furthermore an SP with the Punjab Police.

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