Preserving the sleek climate in mind the put artists and comedians are targeted for their satirical get cling of on proper disorders in society, comic-actress Saloni Gaur says she chooses her topic wisely and places a self-censorship job in her issue to prevent good and responsible.
In fresh time, be it Vir Das, Kunal Kamra and Munawar Faruqi – comedians are now not simplest being targeted but furthermore their freedom of expression has been curtailed. While Vir was once criticised for describing the unsuitable reality of India along with all its glory, Kunal being continually severe of the sleek executive handled now not simplest criticism on social media but his are living gig was once furthermore cancelled in Bangalore.
Munawar, who was once despatched to penal complex on January 2, 2021 for 35 days for jokes that he had now not even performed, his are living reveal was once furthermore cancelled following a proposal by the Bengaluru police fearing law and expose danger, tagging Munawar as a ‘controversial figure’ in November.
Within the same context, while asked if this form of danger creates any power or danger in her mind, Saloni Gaur, in conversation with IANS, opens up.
Saloni Gaur told IANS : “I teach the probability is very complex and once a comic is standard amongst the formative years it’ll be considerable to be responsible so as that you simply enact now not send out any nasty messages attributable to for me, the design is rarely if fact be told to hurt someone but to entertain folk. So once I even get cling of in disorders that are terminate to reality, I simplest commentary on things that I if fact be told maintain the upright information of. I do know folk demand us to commentary or portion our idea on many things that are the sleek topic, but I’m cautious. I maintain responsible so I don’t commentary on things if I if fact be told maintain half-hearted data on the rest.”
The comic won a quantity of recognition on social media for a couple of of her comic characters like Nazma Apa and her satirical get cling of on up to the moment social disorders like Citizenship Amendment Act, pollution in Delhi, mimicking Bollywood celebrities like Kangana Ranaut, Ananya Pandey amongst others in her videos.
Asked if the sleek danger worries her on the freedom of expression of comedians and Saloni Gaur explained, ” I do know what in actual fact, so clearly I could be very cautious to commentary on things. There is a self-censorship job my issue goes through, to play it good. Everyone knows what might per chance likely be the repercussions on a definite originate of issue. I enact satire and the game of satire is to reveal all the pieces with out doing any title-calling. And furthermore our viewers is awfully clear to imprint the subtlety of satire.”
“Glance, I’m 22 years outdated and I are making an try to stay with my household, mates and explore my life, I enact now not are making an try to entire my life in penal complex. I could strive to steer run of controversy as a lot as that you simply might well furthermore factor in…rest is all about how I’m evolving with life…I if fact be told maintain a long methodology to scuttle,” she signed off.
Saloni Gaur regarded within the most fresh released internet collection ‘Campus Diaries’ streaming on MX Player.