Cobrapost just released a new sting video which includes lots of mainstream Bollywood actors and singers. The sting operation named Operation Karaoke includes many actors and actresses including Vivek Oberoi, Mahima Chaudhary, Poonam Pandey, Jackie Shroff Kailash Kher etc where they are agreeing to lend their social media accounts to political parties for their propaganda and personal use in lieu of money. The sting operation was released on 19th of February 2019 on their official Youtube channel where they ask celebrities to use their social media account to polarize and brainwash people for 2019 Lok Sabha Elections.
This list also includes Raju Shrivastava, Rakhi Sawant, Ameesha Patel, Shakti Kapoor who asked around Rs 9 crore for influencing voters using his social media account.
Notably celebrities like Vidya Balan, Arshad Warsi, Saumya Tandon and Raza Murad kept their stance and refused to use their social media accounts for political benefits in return of quick cash. These celebrities are receiving praise on social media now from their fans.
Below is one such video which shows Mahima Chaudhary agreeing to post tweets that will favour BJP in return of Rs1 crore monthly fee.
Another video shows VIP (Vijay Pawar), a famous comedian who won best comedian award in 2008 on small screen.