Yami Gautam criticized for disrespecting Asamés Gamosa, says he reacted in self-defense

Yami Gautam it was recently in the Guwahati airport this weekend where he received a warm welcome from his fans and media staff. However, it soon appeared in all the news for apparently disrespecting the religious feelings of Asia. A video of the actress has been making rounds in social networks where we can see a fan trying to put an Assam that gamous , a traditional scarf, around his neck, as a welcome sign. However, the actress, who was surprised by surprise with the act, took her hand away. Her assistants who were with her asked the man to back away.

As soon as the video went viral, Yami was criticized for 'disrespecting' the traditional Assam that garment and hurting feelings.

Taking his Twitter account, Yami gave a clarification to his fans by saying that he didn't want to hurt anyone's feelings and that he acted in self-defense.

Watch his tweet here:


She wrote: ‘My reaction was simply self defense. As a woman, if it bothers me that someone gets too close to me, I or any other girl have every right to express it. I have no intention of hurting anyone's feelings, but it is very important to express inappropriate behavior in any way

She also added: ‘This is my third visit to Assam .I have always expressed my love towards Assam that culture&people. It’s insensitive to react to a single-sided story&spread hate. I am present here, in this beautiful state for an important event&shall always keep coming back. Peace&Respect ’ Watch the post here:

Later, she shared her picture from Assam where she is seen wearing the gamous eventually at the event she was attending there. She captioned the tweet as, ‘Thank you for this beautiful 'Japi' & 'Gamosa'’

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Meanwhile, at the front of the job, Yami was last seen in ‘ Bullet ’. The movie also starred Ayushmann Khurrana & Bhumi Pednekar in main roles.