Aamir is the e-retailer’s brand ambassador, and those who disagree with Aamir for his comments have now launched an online attack.

Snapdeal takes the hit for Aamirs intolerance comment with AppWapsi and NoToSnapDeal
news Intolerance Debate Tuesday, November 24, 2015 - 13:30

Thanks to the controversy over Aamir Khan’s latest comment regarding “rising intolerance” in the country over the past few months, there has been an unexpected casualty – Snapdeal. Aamir is the e-retailer’s brand ambassador, and those who disagree with Aamir for his comments have now launched an online attack.

Snapdeal is witnessing a Twitter-onslaught with the hashtag #NoToSnapdeal getting popular on twitter, while #AamirKhan being the top trend in India on Tuesday morning. Meanwhile, taking a dig at the ‘Award Wapsi’ trend recently of several writers and scientists returning their awards in protest of the government, an #AppWapsi trend is also doing the rounds.

Meanwhile, the app is also receiving a flurry of one star reviews on Google Play, the android app store. This is how the reviews page looked on the Snapdeal android app looks:

 

Meanwhile, the app is also receiving a flurry of one star reviews on Google Play, the android app store. This is how the reviews page looked on the Snapdeal android app looks:


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