Producer Nikhil Dwivedi has expressed his wish to work with Rhea Chakraborty.
Producer Nikhil Dwivedi has expressed his wish to work with Rhea Chakraborty.

Producer Nikhil Dwivedi tells Rhea Chakraborty: ‘When all this is over, we would like to work with you’

Film producer Nikhil Dwivedi has come out in support of Rhea Chakraborty, a day after she was sent to 14-day judicial custody in Sushant Singh Rajput case. He said he will take back his words if Rhea “doesn’t reform” after if convicted.
By HT Entertainment Desk | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON SEP 09, 2020 11:41 AM IST

Day after actor Rhea Chakraborty was arrested in Sushant Singh Rajput case, film producer Nikhil Dwivedi has lent support to the Jalebi actor and has shared his wish to work with her “when all this is over”. He took to Twitter to share his views about her.

He wrote, “#Rhea I didn’t kno u. I dn’t kno wht kind of person u r. May b u r as bad as u r being made out to b. May b u r not. Wht I do kno is tht how its all played out for u is unfair, unlawful ¬ how civilised countries behave. Whn all ths is over we wud like to work wth u.”

 

He also replied to a few who slammed him for supporting Rhea and not tweeting in support of late Sushant Singh Rajput. Replying to the follower who said Nikhil was making “a hero out of her”, he wrote, “Have the courts convicted her? Incase they do, we shall wait for her to do time and reform. In case she doesnt reform then I shall take my words back. But the media & public needs to stop passing judgment. My support is for #Innocentuntilprovenguilty & not for #RheaChakraborty.”

 Also Watch | Rhea names top Bollywood celebs in drugs case: Reports | Sushant death

 

Replying to another follower who pointed out at the trend of media trials, he said, “Many who r claiming a high moral ground shud kno tht a lot is happening today thanks to them. They set the template. They were sore losers. Media trials on 2002, Loya, EVMs list is endless. But needs to end somewhre. Ths vouyeurism shud ve ended wth #ArushiTalwar case.”

 

Giving a reply to the trolls, he said, “To those who think I am supporting a drug user or drug peddler &trolling me.. I wud like to say I DON’T CARE! I m NOT supporting #Rhea but standing up to our tendency to pronounce judgments before law has. I was as disturbed whn men were ousted of their jobs on #Metoo allegations.”

 

Also read: Rhea Chakraborty’s father Indrajit on rejection of her bail plea: ‘No father can bear injustice on his daughter. I should die’

Nikhil has co-produced movies like Veere Di Wedding and Dabangg 3. Rhea, who has been arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in a drug case linked with actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s death, was sent to 14-day judicial custody on Tuesday after her bail plea was rejected by the court.

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