Kollywood actor Siddharth is a fierce critic of the saffron party Bharatiya Janata Party(BJP) and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Since the starting of the Covid-19 outbreak, he has intensified his attack on the failure of the Centre in dealing with the crisis.
It has to be noted that, in recent times, the actor has posted several tweets opening guns at the Narendra Modi-led Union Government for not being able to handle the Coronavirus crisis effectively.
Now the actor has once again come down severely on the BJP party. In a tweet, Siddharth said the members of the Tamil Nadu wing of the BJP have leaked his phone number and he is receiving death threats.â€™
In a series of tweets, the actor said, the members of the Tamil Nadu wing of BJP and the IT Cell of BJP have leaked his numbers and for over 24 hours, he had received threatening calls of rape, abuse, and death.
Sharing the screenshots of people abusing him on social media, the actor said, people can survive the Corona crisis, but not from these people. Siddharth said, he is filing a police complaint in this regard.
"My phone number was leaked by members of TN BJP and @BJPtnITcell. Over 500 calls of abuse, rape, and death threats to me & family for over 24 hrs. All numbers recorded (with BJP links and DPs) and handing over to Police. I will not shut up. Keep trying." the Bommarillu actor tweeted.
"This is one of many social media posts by BJP TN members leaking my number yesterday and telling people to attack and harass me. "Ivan inimela vaaye thirakka koodathu" (this fellow must never open his mouth again) We might survive Covid. Will we survive these people?" his tweet reads.
Twitterati and people from the industry like Shreya Dhanwanthary have supported the actor and slammed people, who are giving him threats over the phone.