Suresh Raina’s “I’m Also Brahmin” Remark Drew Attention On Twitter
Former India cricketer Suresh Raina who is a part of CSK drew criticism when he was asked by a commentator how he has embraced the Chennai culture as he has been seen wearing a ‘veshti’, dancing, and whistling. In reply, the CSK left-hander said “I think I’m also Brahmin. I have been playing since 2004 in Chennai. I love the culture, I love my teammates.”
Reacting to Raina’s remark, a user on Twitter said,”@ImRaina you should be ashamed yourself. It seems that you have never experienced real Chennai culture though you have been playing many years for Chennai team,” the tweet read.
“So watched the video, I once liked Raina very much and now im sad how ignorant or he has been hiding all these days. Lost it! No more respect,” another one added.
Raina announced his retirement from international cricket last year on August 15.
The left-handed batsman announced his retirement from international cricket last year on August 15 has been a vital cog for the Chennai-based franchise in the IPL over the years.
Raina is the third-highest run-scorer in the cash-rich league.