The 18th match of the World Cup 2023 was played between Pakistan and Australia at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium in Bengaluru on Friday. During the match, a fan expressed his disappointment as he was prevented from shouting slogans in support of Pakistan on the field.
During the World Cup match-2023 between Australia and Pakistan, a fan was stopped by a policeman from chanting 'Pakistan Zindabad' in the Chinnaswamy Stadium premises. There is a debate going on on social media regarding this. While on one hand the policeman is being trolled for stopping him from raising the slogan of 'Pakistan Zindabad', on the other hand, a section is calling the work of the police excellent and applauding it.
A Pakistani fan expressed his disappointment that he was stopped from chanting Pakistan Zindabad during the match. This incident happened during Pakistan's innings. A video went viral, in which it is seen that the policeman stopped the fan from chanting the Pakistan Zindabad slogan. During this time there was a scuffle between the fan and the policeman.
The fan pointed out that the Indian fans standing around him were raising slogans of Bharat Mata Ki Jai, so why were they stopped? The fan also said that he had come from Pakistan to support his team. After some time the policeman left from there.
One user said it is shocking and disturbing to see that people are being stopped from chanting "Pakistan Zindabad" in the game. This is completely against the game!
It's shocking and upsetting to see that people are being stopped from cheering "Pakistan Zindabad" at the game.— Momin Saqib (@mominsaqib) October 20, 2023
This totally goes against what the sport is about!#CWC23 #PAKvsAUS #AUSvsPAK pic.twitter.com/iVnyFlNB09
Another user wrote, 'Pakistani cricket fans who came to support their team are not being allowed to cheer for their team by saying Pakistan Zindabad. India is not suitable to host any multinational tournament.
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Another user said, “Great job by the policeman to stand against “Pakistan Zindabad”. One user wrote, 'Support this policeman. Like this policeman stopped Pakistanis from chanting "Pakistan Zindabad" during #AUSvsPAK match in India. Yes, only Bharat Zindabad will continue in India.
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