Virat Kohli trolled for offering to share tips on celebrating 'meaningful Diwali': You need to focus on batting

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Ahead of India's T20 World Cup campaign, captain Virat Kohli is on the receiving end of criticism on social media after he offered to give tips on celebrating a "meaningful Diwali". A few have even urged him to stick to what he knows best -- cricket.
Virat Kohli has been facing flak from a section of social media users over his post on Diwali (Reuters Photo)

India cricket team captain Virat Kohli has been facing flak from a section of his followers after he offered to share tips on celebrating a "meaningful Diwali". Kohli took to Twitter on Sunday, sharing a video in which he said he will be sharing some of his thoughts on celebrating the festival amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

"it's been a tough year for all of us all around the world, especially in India with wave 2 (Covid-19) hitting us in 2021. As we get ready for Diwali in this festive season, I will be sharing some of my tips for you to celebrate with loved ones and family," Kohli said in his post.

Kohli maintained that he will be sharing his personal tips over the next few weeks but did not get into details, urging his followers to keep following his handle on social media platform, Pinterest.

However, his comments on the video seem to have offended some social media users who proceeded to brutally troll the India captain.

A few even took a dig at Virat Kohli's batting form in competitive cricket, urging him to focus on improving his numbers in the lead up to the T20 World Cup.

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