Vivek Oberoi has also joined the Pawri Ho Rahi Hai trend. The actor, who was recently fined by Mumbai Police for riding a bike without a helmet and a mask, shared a video to declare that he had been fined. He cashed on the Pawri Ho Rahi Hai trend, but gave it a pawti twist. Sharing a copy of the receipt of the fine he paid after he was issued a challan by the Mumbai Police, he said, "Yeh humari pawti kat gayi hai." The actor urged fans to wear helmet while driving two-wheelers by using hashtags like #SaathiyaOfSafety, #WearHelmet, #WearMask and #SafetyFirst.
WHAT DID VIVEK OBEROI POST?
Vivek Oberoi gave his own twist to popular video Pawri Hori Hai by making fun of himself. He shared a video where he is seen with his bike and a receipt of the fine he paid after being issued a challan by the Mumbai Police for riding a bike without a helmet and a mask. In the video, the actor is seen saying, "Yeh hum hai. Yeh humari bikes hai. Aur yeh humari pawti kat gayi hai."
Sharing the video, he wrote, "This is for you @MumbaiPolice #pawtikatgayihai #PawriNahiHoRahiHai (sic)."February 24, 2021
WHY WAS VIVEK FINED?
Vivek Oberoi was fined for violating traffic rules after a video of the actor riding a bike without a helmet and a mask started doing the rounds on social media. In the video, the actor's wife was seen sitting pillion She also didn't wear a mask and a helmet. The video is dated back to February 14 (Valentine's Day). The actor was criticised for not only flouting traffic rules but also not wearing a mask in the time of the novel coronavirus. An FIR was also registered against Vivek Oberoi in Mumbai's Juhu police station on February 19.
Vivek Oberoi had shared the video of him riding his new bike with his wife Priyanka Alva sitting pillion on Valentine's Day.
WHAT IS THE PAWRI HO RAHI HAI TREND?
Pawri Ho Rahi Hai is a phrase that became popular after a video of Dananeer Mobeen, a social media influencer from Pakistan, went crazy viral. Soon, Yashraj Makhate churned a song out of her dialogues, and the rest is history. Right now, everyone from Ranveer Singh to Shahid Kapoor, Riteish Deshmukh to even Deepika Padukone, are busy recreating the popular trend.