AR Rahman has no time for anybody’s negativity, neither does his daughter Khatija.
At an occasion that marked 10 years of AR Rahman’s Slumdog Millionaire Oscar win, the singer’s daughter was invited on stage to interview her father.
When his daughter stepped on stage sporting a niqab, social media instantly jumped to conclusions, labeling the singer conservative for Khatija’s alternative of apparel.
Paying no heed to trolls or haters, the singer uploaded a photograph of the ladies in his household on Twitter with caption: #FreedomToChoose.
His daughter additionally took to social media to defend her father. Khatija wrote: “There have been sure feedback which stated that this apparel is being pressured by my dad and that he has double requirements. I want to say that the apparel I put on or the alternatives I make in my life doesn’t have something to do with my dad and mom.”
She added, “The veil has been my private alternative with full acceptance and honour. I’m a sane mature grownup who is aware of to make my selections in life. Any human being has a option to put on or do what he/she needs and that’s what I’ve been doing. Therefore, kindly don’t make your personal judgement with out understanding the precise state of affairs.”