Filmmaker Farah Khan and actor Raveena Tandon met Indian Cardinal of Roman Catholic Church, Cardinal Oswald Gracias to tender an apology after the duo, alongside with comic Bharti Singh, ended up booked for allegedly hurting the spiritual sentiments of the group in a Television set exhibit.
Farah earlier took to Twitter to apologise on behalf of full group of Flipkart Online video Original’s quiz present Backbenchers, on which she serves as the host. The said episode has also been taken off by Flipkart Video. In a assertion, the host-director claimed she together with Raveena paid a visit to Gracias to tender an unconditional apology.
Blessed to get blessings from YOUR EMININCE CARDINAL OSWALD GRACIOUS.. regardless of what the situations , was privileged to meet up with this kind of a variety and pure soul. pic.twitter.com/kj6J731X7M
— Farah Khan (@TheFarahKhan) December 30, 2019
“His Eminence Cardinal Oswald Gracias achieved us. We apologised and requested him to forgive our oversight and he very graciously approved our apology. He also issued a assertion on our behalf to conclude this make a difference,” Farah said.
Dr Abraham Mathai, president of Indian Christian Voice, stated the Christian community accepted the apology tendered by Farah, Raveena and Bharti Singh. “We respect Flipkart video clip and Walmart CEO for getting rid of the episode off air. The Christian local community expresses appreciation to Flipkart movie and Mr Doug McMillon, the international CEO of Walmart for obtaining thought of our requires and sentiments.
“This evening Farah Khan and Raveena Tandon went in human being to His Eminence Cardinal Oswald Gracias to tender a created and unconditional apology, which the Cardinal graciously recognized. I enchantment to the Christian community in this nation who have been enraged by this whole episode to settle for their apology in the correct spirit of Christ,” Mathai stated in a assertion.
I’m particularly saddened that some sentiments have been inadvertently damage by a recent episode of my present. I respect all religions, n it would never be my intention 2disrespect any.On behalf of the full group, Raveena Tandon, Bharti Singh and Myself.. we do sincerely apologise.
— Farah Khan (@TheFarahKhan) December 27, 2019
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Farah on Monday took to Twitter to categorical her gratitude to the cardinal. “To err is human to forgive divine. Thank you, Your Eminence Cardinal Oswald Gracias for conference us and accepting our heartfelt apologies and placing this unlucky issue to relaxation,” her tweet read through. Bharti, who is out of the state, also apologised to the community for “hurting their sentiments”.
“From the bottom of my heart I would like to say Sorry to my Christian brothers and sisters for hurting their sentiments. Thank you Your Eminence Cardinal Oswald for personally listening to my apology in the voice take note (as I’m not in the nation) and forgiving me,” she tweeted.
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