After the world’s largest cricket stadium, known as Sardar Patel Stadium or Motera Stadium, was re-named as ‘Narendra Modi Stadium’, the trend of ‘BoycottSpidman’ started on domestic social media. cause? Confusion.
After the name change of the venue, writer and cricketer Tom Holland took to Twitter to share his viewpoint, saying, “I am a big fan of Modi’s humility in giving his name to the world’s largest cricket stadium.”
In a later tweet, he said: “This is not always a good sign for countries when leaders start pulling this trick …”
I am a big fan of Modi’s humility in giving his name to the world’s largest cricket stadium. – Tom Holland (@holland_tom) 24 February, 2021
This is not always a good sign for countries when leaders start this trick … – Tom Holland (@holland_tom) 24 February, 2021
And before he could breathe, Twitter got tangled between writer Tom Holland and Hollywood ‘Spider-Man’ actor Tom Holland. The hatred was immediately directed at another Tom Holland who became “anti-national”.
Holland Hu, who was born in the UK, is an English cricketer and author who has published bestselling books on classical and medieval history. His satirical tweet was distorted by Desi netizens, who quickly became critical of the upcoming Spider-Man film in December this year. Holland (Spider-Man) was accused of spreading “international propaganda” against India and people wanted to cancel the actor and his successful comic book series.
Some have seen clearly. Wary of the difference between the two personalities, Twitterratti found herself in a split. In fact, Holland himself was not too surprised by the reaction of the Indian Twitterati. On that note, he left some sarcastic tweets. “Like I said – the story of my life,” he wrote.
Others, including the famous comedian Vir Das, also commented on the same.
The Indians boycott Spiderman, he is not even a man in films. Spiderman shows a lot about how we grow as a community, love it t https://t.co/rDQYz773Nv
– Shivendra Soni (@scalablepizza) 25 February 2021
Ahmedabad’s Motera Cricket Stadium was renamed the Narendra Modi Stadium on Wednesday before the third Test between India and England. President of India Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated the new stadium, which is expected to become the world’s largest cricket stadium with a capacity of 1.10,000 people.
Union Interior Minister Amit Shah was also present on the occasion. The president is on a two-day visit to Gujarat, where he attended the third conference of the Central University of Gujarat (CUG) in Gandhinagar on Tuesday as the chief guest. Facing the challenge of avoiding defeat to maintain their hopes of reaching the final of the World Test Championship (WTC), India will enter a Motera pitch, which has been remodeled from scratch and is therefore largely is unknown.
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