Richa Chadha's Madam Chief Minister receives flak for misrepresentation of Dalit community in poster

Richa Chadha's Madam Chief Minister receives flak for misrepresentation of Dalit community in poster

Richa Chadha's Madam Chief Minister receives flak for misrepresentation of Dalit community in poster

Richa Chadha recently unveiled the first look poster of her upcoming political drama Madam Chief Minister. In the poster, she can be seen holding a broom, covered in muck. The tagline reads, "Untouchable, unstoppable."

The image has received significant backlash for being tone deaf, misrepresenting the Dalit community, and for not casting a Dalit actor in the lead role.

Here is the poster

Social media users tweeted at the actor for choosing to play the role and to take into account the criticism directed towards the film from the Dalit community.

Here are some tweets