Gautam Gambhir, the Indian cricketer is known for living with his heart on his sleeves. He never misses an opportunity to take a stand against wrong without mincing his words. Every now and then we get to witness Gautam Gambhir taking stand and speaking his mind on twitter and in real world as well.
Apart from this, he is always seen helping the people in need. Also, he has always supported the transgender society. On the occasion of Rakshabandhan, Gautam Gambhir got the Rakhis tied from transgenders Abhina Aher and Simran Shaikh. He also posted the pictures of the same on his twitter handle as well.
Here, have a look at the tweet of Gautam Gambhir on the occasion of Rakshabandhan :
“It’s not about being a man or a woman. It’s about being a HUMAN.” With proud transgenders Abhina Aher and Simran Shaikh and their Rakhi love on my hand. I’ve accepted them as they are. Will you? #respecttransgenders pic.twitter.com/6gBOqXu6nj
— Gautam Gambhir (@GautamGambhir) August 25, 2018
The tweet read:
“It’s not about being a man or a woman. It’s about being a HUMAN.” With proud transgenders Abhina Aher and Simran Shaikh and their Rakhi love on my hand. I’ve accepted them as they are. Will you? “
Now, the cricketer has went ahead to show his support to the transgender community but what he did will definitely make you respect him even more.
Recently, Gautam Gambhir attended Hijara Haba, an event to support the Transgender community in Delhi on Tuesday. In the event, he wore a duppatta and a bindi on his forehead and showed his support.
The pictures of the same has gone viral on the internet and are all over the social media. People are showing their love for what Gautam Gambhir did. Here, have a look at some of the reactions :
— Ghazanfar Khan (@GhazanfarKhn) September 13, 2018
— Lazy Cat (@uPoliticat) September 13, 2018
@GautamGambhir sir you deserve so much respect not because you wore a saree to prove a point but you always stand for what you believe in and is right. You are a real hero ????❤️
Thank you. pic.twitter.com/AtsqQQL0d2
— Ayushi Agarwal (@iiiushiii) September 13, 2018
— Kishor Rajpurohit (@Dominator_xD_) September 13, 2018
Gautam Gambhir Wearing A Dupatta & A Bindi To Support Trans People Deserves All The Respect https://t.co/mvRdEhXmVp
— Stuti ???? (@StuteeMishra) September 13, 2018
Saw this tday &something inside me jst said, tis is d kind of a man u shld be. U r a celebrity & yes they tend to b cautious of their image bt u r one of those few who put their values forward and do what they believe in. Thanks a lot, you are an inspiration. pic.twitter.com/CZVcbtRzUb
— Bhaarat Kurda (@TheBhaaratKurda) September 13, 2018
@GautamGambhir respect…. ????
— ⒶⒶⓀⒶⓈⒽ™️ (@lndian_PoIitics) September 13, 2018
This man is Truely a inspiration ????
Ek hi dil ko baar baar jeetna koi @GautamGambhir se seekhe
On field, off field he never fails to impress us
— Aparna (@AparnaPramanik4) September 13, 2018
— Monk Chacha (@oldschoolmonk) September 13, 2018
He surprises me everytime!! So much respect for this 'MAN'❤️
— Prachi Das???????? (@PrachiNotDesai) September 13, 2018
@GautamGambhir Every day u give me a reason to respect u. Day by day my respect towards u is increasing. By wearing saree and bindi,you have proven that noone can be like u.The way u respect the people is beyond description.I respect u so much and will definitely follow ur path.
— Gauti's lover (@Forever_Gautian) September 13, 2018
This small act by @GautamGambhir to don dupatta and bindi to support Transgenders & others has just put him on the right side of history. I am never going to trash him again for his über nationalism because I know his heart is in right place and we can always talk it out ????????
— Asht (@Marathi_cutta) September 13, 2018
loved that Gautam Gambhir, it’s a lovely move. ☺️ @GautamGambhir
— Shubh Chaudhary (@Shubh191193) September 13, 2018
Well, it surely take some courage to do something like this. Kudos to Gautam Gambhir for his act.
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