Controversy on Priyanka Chopra’s clothes in the calendar
Recently, Priyanka Chopra was involved in controversy due to his statement about Sikkim. Significantly, Priyanka told Sikkim an insurgency-affected state. For this, he was greatly criticized on social media after which he apologized. Now it is in trouble with another Northeast state.
In fact, Priyanka is the brand ambassador of Assam Tourism. Recently, Priyanka was featured in the new calendar of Assam Tourism. The calendar has become rusty with his clothes. In this, Priyanka wore a frock in which her cleavage is visible. The dispute grew so much that the issue was discussed in the Assam Assembly and the leaders expressed their disaster.They are alleging that the clothes that Priyanka has dressed in, reflects the wrong image of Assam’s culture. He has demanded to sack Priyanka Chopra as the brand ambassador. The leaders who have expressed their displeasure over Priyanka’s clothes in this calendar include MLS Nandita Das and MLA Rupjyoti Kurmi.
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In a statement, Kurmi said, “The government should protect the honor of Assam’s society. Frock is not Assamese apparel. Instead, traditional garment of Assam should have been used. Therefore, we have opposed the calendar. There are many talented actors in Assam. The government should have taken them for the calendar. ‘
Asaram Tourism Corporation says there is nothing wrong in the calendar. The Corporation’s chairperson has said that the calendar has been launched to promote international level. Priyanka’s international identity and taking them in the calendar has not affected the culture of Assam in any way.