Sachin Tendulkar is latest one getting furiated over Shahid Afridi's Kashmir tweet
NEW DELHI - Sachin Tendulkar in his response to Shahid Afridi has said that there was no need for any outsider to know or tell us what we need to do.
The batting legend said, "We have got capable people to manage and run our country. No outsider needs to know or tell us what we need to do."
Afridi had on Tuesday, in a tweet, had condemned the recent attacks in Kashmir and had urged the UN to stop the bloodshed.
Afridi’s tweet read: “Appalling and worrisome situation ongoing in the Indian Occupied Kashmir.Innocents being shot down by oppressive regime to clamp voice of self determination & independence. Wonder where is the @UN & other int bodies & why aren't they making efforts to stop this bloodshed?”
On Sunday, 20 Kashmiris were martyred in Kashmir in one of the biggest security operations in recent history.
Virat Kohli was also asked about Shahid Afridi's tweet on Kashmir. While Kohli was restrained in his reaction saying he won't engage in the debate unless he had total knowledge of the issue, he made it clear that one's priority stays with your nation.
Kohli said on Wednesday: “As an Indian, you want to express what is best for your nation & my interests are always for the benefit of our nation. If anything opposes it, I would never support it for sure. But having said that, it's a very personal choice for someone to comment on certain issues. Unless I have total knowledge of the issues & the intricacies of it I don't engage in it but definitely, your priority stays with your nation.”