Randeep Hooda removed as UN ambassador for his ‘casteist’ and ‘sexist’ joke on Mayawati

Randeep Hooda is surrounded in controversy these days. He had made a derogatory joke on Bahujan Samaj Party leader (BSP) and former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati. Randeep Hooda’s joke has been criticized by many social media users. There is also a demand for his arrest on social media. People have described his joke as sexist and racist.

UN action against Randeep Hooda

It is now reported that the actor has been removed by the United Nation as ambassador of the Wildlife Migratory Species Conservation Conference (CMS). The move comes after an old video went viral in which the actor was seen making fun of former Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mayawati. The United Nations Secretariat said in a statement that actor Randeep Hooda has been removed from the post of ambassador for the Conservation of Migratory Species of Wild Animals (CMS).

The CMS Secretariat said that they recently came to know about a video clip going viral and the comments made in the video have been found to be “objectionable”. It also states that when Hooda was appointed as CMS ambassador for migratory species in February 2020, the organization was unaware of the video at the time. Now he is removed with immediate effect once they are known. This video is from 2012.

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A video of Randeep Hooda is going viral on social media, in which he is present on stage during an event and addressing the audience. During this time, he cracks a joke, he says ‘Mayawati is walking with 2 children. During this a person asks her – Are these children twins? To which Mayawati replies – No, one is four years old and the other is eight years old. After that the man says – I don’t believe that a man can go there twice. ‘

People did not like this joke of him at all. Social media users are strongly criticizing the actor. Demanding an apology from him. People say that Randeep is racist as well as casteist Since the video went viral, many people have been demanding to arrest him. One user wrote, “This is not about a Dalit woman. Randeep Hooda, shame on you. You are accused of sexual exploitation and casteism.”

Randeep was seen in Radhe
Recently, he was seen in the film ‘Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai’. He was in the role of Villain in the film. Earlier, he was seen in Salman Khan’s ‘Kick’, in which he was seen in the role of a policeman.

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