NEW DELHI: Famous Indian writer and poet Javed Akhtar has stirred controversy on social media after stating he wants a ban on loudspeakers in religious places.
Bollywood’s ace lyricist Javed Akhtar shocked fans with a tweet that openly supports Nigam on his thoughts regarding Azaan.
The lyricist shared on Twitter, “This is to put on record that I totally agree with all those including Sonu Nigam who want that loudspeakers should not be used by the mosques and for that matter by any place of worship in residential areas.”
Sonu Nigam, while speaking with Indian TV channel Times Now, thanked Akhtar for his support.
— TIMES NOW (@TimesNow) February 9, 2018