Columnist and writer  Shobhaa De landed herself in a soup after she Tweeted this about Indian athletes at Rio Olympics 2016:

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Unsurprisingly, the comment didn't go down too well with everyone. Several athletes and even Bollywood celebs found the Tweet distasteful, and lashed out at her. 

Here's what they said...

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