Paresh Rawal deletes his 'Chai-Wala- Bar-Wala' tweet, issues apology

Veteran actor and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Paresh Rawal wrote and deleted a tweet regarding the Yuva Desh's derogatory meme. However, he later issued an apology for 'hurting feelings'. In the tweet that is now deleted, he wrote, "Our Chai-Wala is any day better than your Bar-Wala !" The 67-year-old actor-turned-politician was responding to the 'Indian Youth Congress' online magazine 'Yuva Desh,' where they tweeted a picture of Prime Minister Modi in conversation with U.S President Donald Trump and UK Prime Minister Theresa May. However, the actor later issued an apology, writing, "Deleted the tweet as it's in bad taste n I apologise for hurting feelings." For the unversed, 'Yuva Desh's meme showed a picture of Prime Minister Modi in conversation with the United States President and UK Prime Minister, asking them if they were aware of the various 'memes' on him, which have been circulated on social media by the opposition.