The advertisement released by the “Meat and Livestock Australia” on Monday has been called to ban immediately.
The Hindu community in Australia wants a ban on this advertisement as it shows their deity Lord Ganesha eating lamb. The campaign features divinities from different religions including Buddha and Jesus sitting around a lamb lunch, shows promoting consumption of lamb meat.
The commercial has upset the Hindus for showing Lord Ganesha eating lamb.
According to Australian Livestock, the commercial aims to portray lamb can unite people of different religious beliefs.
Check out the advertisement here:
Hindu community is demanding an apology from Meat and Livestock Australia for showing their deity eating lamb.
Hindus people have reacted angrily to the commercial on Social media. So far ASB has received more than 30 complaints.
Let’s see what action will be taken. Meanwhile, have a look at these angry twitter reactions:
— Ankit (@ankitkshukla) September 5, 2017
— Jaydev Joshi (@Joshi_Jaydev) September 6, 2017
So the Hindu community in Australia is outraged by this ad. Of course. Tbf it is offensive if Ganesha is God to you https://t.co/tuyP53OwRT
— Malhar Bhadbhade (@malharcfc08) September 6, 2017
What is incredible is they insulted Buddha, Ganesh etc but conveniently left out Porki Mo. Sick scum afraid of Islam huh.
— Jai Maa Bharathi (@ArunrBits) September 6, 2017
Hurting anyone's sentiments is not good. It should be boycotted
— Mohammad Husain (@mohdhussain46) September 6, 2017
— Manikandan (@PatrioticChild) September 6, 2017
आस्ट्रेलिया की सरकार को कठोर एक्शन लेना चाइए इस कम्पनी पर ।
— Akash Dwivedi (@ryjaloo) September 6, 2017