Former India cricketer Yuvraj Singh on Wednesday took to Twitter and posted a strongly worded response to these criticising him for his tweet in help of humanitarian efforts being taken up by former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi within the wake of coronavirus pandemic. In a recent tweet on Wednesday, Yuvraj wrote: “I actually don’t perceive how a msg to assist essentially the most weak will get blown out of proportion! All I attempted to realize by way of that msg was to assist ppl in our respective nations by offering healthcare, my intention was to not damage anybody’s emotions.”
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He added: “I’m an Indian and I’ll all the time bleed blue and can all the time stand for humanity. Jai Hind.”
— yuvraj singh (@YUVSTRONG12) April 1, 2020
In a tweet earlier this week, Yuvraj wrote that he’s supporting Afridi and his basis to assist out the needy affected by COVID-19 pandemic.
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“These are testing instances, it’s time to lookout for one another specifically those who’re lesser lucky. Lets do our bit, I’m supporting @SAfridiOfficial & @SAFoundationN on this noble initiative of covid19. Pls donate on http://donatekarona.com #StayHome @harbhajan_singh,” Yuvraj stated in a tweet.
These are testing instances, it’s time to lookout for one another specifically those who’re lesser lucky. Lets do our bit, I’m supporting @SAfridiOfficial & @SAFoundationN on this noble initiative of covid19. Pls donate on https://t.co/yHtpolQbMx #StayHome @harbhajan_singh pic.twitter.com/HfKPABZ6Wh
— yuvraj singh (@YUVSTRONG12) March 31, 2020
To this Shahid Afridi had responded with a word of thanks for Yuvraj and off spinner Harbhajan Singh. “Thanks for all you support-both your self & my brother @harbhajan_singh are large pillars of help; this bond now we have reveals love & peace transgresses borders in terms of humanity particularly. Greatest needs to you together with your noble endeavours with @YOUWECAN #DonateKaroNa,” the publish learn.
Indian cricket followers although took to Twitter to criticise Yuvraj for his choice to help Afridi’s basis. Aside from the previous left-hander, Harbhajan Singh was additionally criticised for supporting to Afridi’s NGO.
Each Yuvraj Singh and Shahid Afridi have been recognized for being fierce rivals on the sector of cricket.