India’s senior Congress leader, Shashi Tharoor, is quite popular for his charming personality among female admirers. Opposition and social media trolls never miss the chance to create a meme featuring Shashi and some female politicians, celebs, or fans.
Now few days back several pictures of TMC MP Mahua Moitra and Shashi Tharoor went viral on social media. In the pictures, Tharoor and Moitra can be spotted partying together.
Several BJP-supporting users claim that Mahua Moitra and Shashi Tharoor are in love. Some ask what is cooking between Shashi and Mahua Moitra.
One user captioned these photos as ‘two parliamentarians fighting against poverty.’ One of the users, who calls them Couple of the Year, praises their company as looking stunning, obviously, it’s also a sarcastic comment on their viral photos.
Mahua Moitra’s Reaction to Viral Pictures
Now the question arises, are they really in love with each other, or are the two single leaders just partying somewhere in their groups? Mahua has responded to the trolls. She said, ‘These photos are personal. Bengal women live a life, not a lie.
In the viral photos, the Trinamool Congress leader Mahua can be seen holding a cigar in her mouth and cheering for drinks with veteran leader Shashi Tharoor.
Mahua Moitra replied to the trolls, she also tried to troll back as she wrote, ‘I like the green dress, why crop my picture? In another response to viral photos, the TMC leader also clarified that she doesn’t smoke, she was just posing with it.
Both leaders live a single life, Shashi Tharoor’s wife Sunanda Pushkar died in 2014, her death is also a mystery as she was found dead in room no. 345 of The Leela Palace in New Delhi. Another side Mahua Moitra is a divorced woman, who was married to Lars Brorson.
Here’re the photos that make a noise about two famous leaders from India’s Congress Party.
Shashi Tharoor’s Reaction to Viral Photos
Shashi Tharoor has said all this is just cheap politics. Tharoor gave context behind those pictures and said it was the birthday party of Mahua Moitra, and she is like a child to him. He further added, “That MP is around 20 years younger than me.”
Tharoor said, “Around 15 people, including his sister, were present at the party, and instead of showing the full image, they are spreading the cropped one.” Tharoor added, “They are spreading it as a private meeting, but then who clicked the picture?”