Sonu Nigam addressed the media on the controversy over his tweets and said: "You have to fight the fanatics, you can't just hide and comment from Twitter"
After singer Sonu Nigam shaved his head in response to a fatwa, Syed Sha Atel Ali Al Quaderi of the West Bengal Minority United Council told NDTV that's he's not going to pay the reward of Rs 10 lakh because all his conditions hadn't been met.
Singer Sonu Nigam shaved his head this afternoon in Mumbai, as promised in a tweet. Addressing the press earlier, Mr Nigam said, "Shaving hair is no challenge or negativity, it's a symbolic move - asking, what are you making this country? What are these fatwas?" The 43-year-old singer was referring to a Muslim cleric's offering of a reward of Rs 10 lakhs for anyone who would shave Mr Nigam's head and garland him with old shoes.