Last night, following PM Narendra Modi’s request, the country expressed their gratitude towards corona warriors by lighting candles and switching off lights for 9 minutes. Violating the #9baje9minute norm some went to the extent of bursting crackers. Actress Sonam Kapoor slammed all of them and also got trolled for the same.

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After many people came on the streets to light crackers, Sonam slammed them for ruining the peace that was maintained. She also spoke about how it has left the animals on the streets traumatized.

Sonam wrote, “There was complete peace and quite, and now the birds ,dogs and sirens are freaking out in south Delhi because some morons decided to burst fire crackers tonight. People are bursting crackers. Just FYI . They dogs are freaking out. Do people think it’s Diwali? I’m so confused.”

#9Bjae9Minute: Sonam Kapoor Slams The People Who Lit Crackers Gets Trolled Later
#9Baje9Minute: Sonam Kapoor Slams The People Who Lit Crackers, Gets Trolled Later

In the next tweet she wrote, ” People are bursting crackers. Just FYI. The dogs are freaking out. Do people think it’s Diwali? I’m so confused..”

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While her comments were welcomed by many, the actress also received a backlash as people called her out for speaking against a good initiative. Below are a few reactions.

Meanwhile, many Bollywood celebs did participate in the #9baje9minute initiative and lit candles and oil lamps to support the warriors. The list includes Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor, Vicky Kaushal, Katrina Kaif and others.

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