After a day that ended with controversy and social slamming, Snapdeal finally releases a statement, stating that the company clearly ‘does not endorse Aamir comments’ and will continue their business ‘built by passionate young Indians.’
“Snapdeal is neither connected nor plays a role in comments made by Aamir Khan in his personal capacity. Snapdeal is a proud Indian company built by passionate young Indians focused on building an inclusive digital India. Everyday we are positively impacting thousands of small businesses and millions of consumers in India. We will continue towards our mission of creating one million successful online entrepreneurs in India,” said the e-commerce player.
Flipkart’s Sachin Bansal Tweets In Support Of Snapdeal
Rival Flipkart’s CEO, Sachin Bansal supported the company and tweeted that it is a flawed logic and Snapdeal should not face this.
— Sachin Bansal (@_sachinbansal) November 25, 2015
Aamir Khan’s statement on ‘Intolerant India’ at the Ramnath Goenka awards function on Monday, triggered a huge controversy which had to be borne by Snapdeal as people flocked to the App store voting down Snapdeal’s app and also slammed the company on social sites.