When DC Comedian’s Superman pops up on our tv screens to avoid wasting the day, it normally leaves viewers fairly glad on the end result. Nonetheless, the Man of Metal’s latest crime preventing gig in occupied Kashmir has left many Indians, particularly those that assist the ruling BJP, fairly enraged.
Many have taken to social media to name for a boycott of the cartoon superhero after a viral clip from the animated movie Injustice confirmed Superman destroying army infrastructure and calling the area “disputed Kashmir”.
DC Comedian’s newest animated movie Injustice was launched on October 19 and tells the story of Superman on an “alternate Earth” the place the villainous Joker methods Superman into killing his love curiosity Lois Lane and their unborn baby. The loss drives the hero to close insanity and he decides to avoid wasting the Earth by forcefully implementing peace.
A selected clip from Injustice not too long ago started to make rounds on Twitter, exhibiting a decided Superman destroying a airplane to demilitarise Kashmir. It wasn’t lengthy earlier than the clip obtained observed by BJP politicians and supporters.
“In disputed Kashmir, Superman and Wonder Woman destroyed every piece of military equipment declaring it an arms-free zone,” mentioned the video’s voiceover.
Many took offence to Kashmir being known as “disputed” within the animated movie and known as it “anti India propaganda” propagated by “Westerners”.
Westerners weren’t the one one conspiring in opposition to India. Superman himself appears to be an ISI agent hellbent on difficult India’s sovereignty. When he isn’t engaged on the ISI’s payroll in opposition to India, he is buddying up with the CIA as a double agent in opposition to the nation.
The BJP bhakhts have been simply as enraged as their representatives. One consumer identified the precise airplane Superman destroyed within the clip. Perhaps Superman ought to have despatched a memo earlier than destroying a multi-billion greenback airplane?
No marvel Superman has a bone to select with India, the parents at DC Comics are all pro-Pakistan. Why else would Ms Marvel be Pakistani-American then?
And in case they are not professional Pakistan, they’re nonetheless propaganda fuelling “westerners”, American “westerners” to be exact.
Customers demanded Indian PM Narendra Modi take motion instantly.
Hashtags corresponding to #antiIndiaSuperman and #BoycottSuperman have been trending on Indian Twitter.
Whereas it appears fairly tense throughout the border, of us in Pakistan appear fairly amused on the revelation that Superman could be an secret agent for the ISI and even the military.
Appears to be like like Superman actually hit a nerve along with his peace-keeping mission.