NEW DELHI, Feb. 9 -- Oscar-winning musician AR Rahman's daughter Khatija (23) was recently trolled for wearing a niqab (a veil worn by Muslim women in public) at a recent event celebrating 10 years of Slumdog Millionaire. At the event earlier this month, Khatija shared the stage with him in a niqab. Many social media users felt Rahman, as a father, was wrong in forcing his daughter to wear a niqab.

Rahman took to Twitter, where all the hate was coming from, with a photo showing his wife and other daughter, Raheema, without niqabs. He wrote, "The precious ladies of my family Khatija, Raheema and Sairaa with Nitaambaniji #freedomtochoose".

The Padma Bhushanawardee understands where all these comments are coming from. "These people who said ...