The internet is brimming with the news of the Tablighi Jamaat event in Delhi’s Nizamuddin where Tamil Nadu confirmed that the cases of COVID-19 have jumped to 124 and is being linked to the event happened in New Delhi.
Out of the new 57 cases, 50 new patients are linked to the Nizamuddin event where the patients have a travel history to Delhi. 5 are admitted in Kanyakumari, 4 in Chennai, 23 in Tirunelveli, and 18 in Namakkal hospital.
As the officials stated this information, many people started slamming a particular religion for spreading the virus in Tamil Nadu. Even more so, a news channel aired a debate on this topic. Social filmmaker/Director P.S Mithran criticized this news channel for spreading hate speech.
When the whole world attempts to Unite and fight against a common enemy here we are still trying to divide!
Shame & Disgrace!#COVID19
— PS Mithran (@Psmithran) April 1, 2020
Furthermore, Director Rathnakumar tweeted, “World’s worst man-made catastrophic failure is God”
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