#ApologizeBarkha trends on Twitter: Know why netizens are demanding apology from the veteran journalist

Journalist Barkha Dutt is receiving much hate from netizens on the micro-blogging site Twitter after her old video clip became a talking point among users with many seeking an apology from the journalist.

“Today hapless victims, they were once privileged elites of the valley. They may have been a minority but at that time, they had monopolised government jobs, plum postings, and other such social benefits…” the veteran journalist was heard as saying.

A Kashmiri Hindu woman also recalled the harrowing tale of genocide after her grandson showed her the journalist’s video:

Following the Insta video, Kashmiri Pandits have started a social media campaign, sharing the hashtag #ApologiseBarkha and demanded an apology from the veteran journalist.

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