Dentist turned IPS Officer Dr. Varun Kumar who is serving as the Superintendent of Police for Madurai, grabbed the headlines of leading media portals after replying to a video which showed a stand up comedian claiming that state board students have low IQ and dumb to his audience. The IPS officer mentioned about his achievements as a state board student and pinned his tweet in his profile to create awareness against the belief on state board students being “dumb”.
Abhishek kumar who is known for conducting shows and uploading videos in his Instagram handle, in one of his shows, discussed about how people change their pronunciation of “Renault” considering their circumstance and atmosphere.
“Maam, I establish upfront, dumb, state board, IQ level is low” said Abhishek Kumar for pronouncing “Renault” as “Renault-uh”. A woman from the crowd said “same, same” and Abhishek replied back to her saying “But when you enter a company, your pronunciation will change, right” to make his audience laugh.
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A twitter user shared the video condemning the stand up comedian for demeaning state board students. “What’s that state board, low IQ?? What’s the biggest achievement in your life so far?? You are ending meets by making racist jokes to a group of people who are similar to you, right??” the user questioned by uploading the video.
Here’s his post :
.@theabishekkumar ஏன்டாப்பா! அதென்ன State Board, LowIQ?? இந்த so called low iqக்கள் போட்ட காசுல உடல் வளர்த்து வந்த ஆளுதான?
ஆமா நீ அப்டி என்ன சாதிச்சிட்ட? ஒன்னய மாதிரியே ஒரு கூட்டத்தை முன்னால உக்கார வச்சி இந்த மாதிரி racist ஜோக் அடிச்சி அதுல வயிறு வளக்குற அவ்ளோதான? pic.twitter.com/QaTLAIYyJH
— பரம்பொருள் (@paramporul) October 5, 2022
The post garnered wide reach among the online users and many criticized the stand up comedian for the comment he made about state board students.
To our surprise, Madurai district’s SP Dr. Varun Kumar IPS happened to see the video and the officer decided to drop a reply to it in order to create an awareness among the public.
“I studied in State board. I secured All India Rank 3 in CSE 2010. Low IQ? Dumb?????” reply of the police officer read.
Check out his reply below :
I studied in State board. I secured All India Rank 3 in CSE 2010. Low IQ? Dumb?????
— Dr.Varun Kumar IPS (@VarunKumarIPSTN) October 5, 2022
The IPS officer also pinned the tweet in his profile to make more people to see his reply about the achievements of a state board student.
Check how the users of Twitter replied to the officer’s reply :
Dear sir,, உங்க ரேஞ்சிக்கு உங்க status க்கு இந்த மாதிரி சில்ரைக்கு எல்லாம் reply பன்னாதீங்க!! Worse than obsoletes!! சும்மா ஒரு h1b வச்சிட்டு scene போடவேண்டியது!to extend the visa they’ll go to the ‘Extent’.. I knew !!
— விஜய் (@vijaykumartnj) October 5, 2022
அதெல்லாம் செல்லாது 😜CBSE படிச்சா தான் IQ வளர்ந்து காது வழியாக ஒழுகும்😵💫
— Thirumal (@thirumalpattabi) October 5, 2022
Now an IPS officer spoke about it. @theabishekkumar Apologize for the wrong message conveyed from your words.
— Manishankar K (@manishankar44) October 5, 2022
த்தா போடு..கண்ணு வேனும் னு கேட்டியாமே மொமண்ட்😂 https://t.co/MLSiQqtAFn
— குமணன் (@oruMLAda) October 5, 2022
— Dr.வட்டி🌠 (@hitmafiya) October 5, 2022