Actor Siddharth has apologised to badminton champion Saina Nehwal in an open letter shared on his social media handles. Last week, the actor had retweeted a post by Saina in which she had expressed her concern over the security breach of Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his Punjab visit on January 5.

Siddharth’s tweet was widely criticised as ‘sexist’, prompting a response from event Saina Nehwal, following which the actor issued a letter of apology late night on January 11. 

Siddharth’s letter on Twitter read, “Dear Saina, I want to apologise to you for my rude joke that I wrote as a response to a tweet of yours, a few days ago. I may disagree with you on many things but even my disappointment or anger when I read your tweet, cannot justify my tone and words. I know I have more grace in me than that. As for the joke… If a joke needs to be explained, then it wasn’t a very…

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