VIRAL NEWS: The internet has expressed severe displeasure over Flipkart for selling a T-shirt referring to late Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s ‘depression’. The T-shirt has an artwork of SSR printed on it with the words, ‘Depression like drowning’
Notably, a white round neck T-shirt for men with the picture of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput captioned ‘Depression is like Drowning’ has been put for sale on the e-commerce website.
Fans of the late actor are miffed and are expressing severe displeasure over the T-shirt, with fans slamming Flipkart for ‘cheap marketing’ tactics.
Many opined that SSR wasn’t suffering from depression and blamed Bollywood mafia for his untimely death. Others slammed and urged others to boycott the e-commerce website.
Now what’s this nonsense @Flipkart ????
Dragging a dead soul n labelling d specific pic as “Depression”!!! 😡🤬
— Dev singh Rajpoot (@Devsing57501724) July 27, 2022
A Twitter user wrote, ” Now what’s this nonsense @Flipkart???? Dragging a dead soul n labelling d specific pic as “Depression”!!! What kind of cheap marketing is this ???. user also used emojis of Red faces.
Country has not yet come out of the shock of Sushant's tragic death.
We will keep raising our voice for justice..
— Kashyap (@Kashyap_updates) July 26, 2022
Another Twitter user wrote, “Country has not yet come out of the shock of Sushant’s tragic death. We will keep raising our voice for justice. Flipkart should be ashamed of this heinous act and should apologize that such an incident will not be repeated again. #BoycottFlipkart”. Another commented, “Dragging a dead soul n labelling the specific pic as ‘Depression’! What kind of cheap marketing is this?”
After outrage, Flipkart seems to have taken down the T-shirt from the website. Sushant Singh Rajput passed away on June 14, 2020. He was found dead at his Mumbai residence under mysterious circumstances.