People reaction at Comedian Vir Das' Monologue at Kennedy Center in Washington DC

Comedian Vir Das'

Comedian Vir Das'

Comedian Vir Das has again gone viral on twitter due to his controversial speech at Washington DC's Kennedy Center. While narrating a poem, the Indian comedian said,'ai.come from India where we claim to be divided over Bollywood in the darkness of the theatre.' Through his poem, he highlights different common social issues within India.

The poem refers to intolerance, safety of women, deteriorating air quality, especially in the northern part of India. Interestingly, the poem also criticised the government for increasing fuel price, communalism and the Indo-Pak relationship at present. Though it spoke about the cricket rivalry, it taunted the present situated between the two neighbouring nations. 

The duration of the whole video is about six and a half minutes. It has just fired the internet. And within a fraction of seconds, the comedian became a sensation. The video got mixed reactions in the comment section. The audience has got themselves divided into two parts having two different points of views. Interestingly, Das has got nominations for the International Emmys this year. Hope for the best!



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