Ananya Birla, the daughter of Aditya Birla Group’s billionaire chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla, has slammed a US restaurant for being “racist”, saying the Italian-American eating place in California “literally threw” her and her household out of their premises.
The singer and artist took to Twitter to share her ordeal on Saturday, saying “this is not okay”. “This restaurant @ScopaRestaurant literally threw my family and I, out of their premises. So racist. So sad. You really need to treat your customers right. Very racist. This is not okay,” she stated in a tweet.
The Scopa Italian Roots restaurant is an Italian-American eating place by chef Antonia Lofaso in California. “We waited for 3 hours to eat at your restaurant. @chefantonia Your waiter Joshua Silverman was extremely rude to my mother, bordering racist. This isn’t okay,” Ananya stated in one other tweet, during which she tagged Lofaso.
She is the daughter of Aditya Birla Group Chairman Kumar Mangalam Birla and educationist and psychological well being activist Neerja Birla. In a tweet, Neerja additionally lashed out on the restaurant for ill-treating them. “Very shocking… absolutely ridiculous behaviour by @ScopaRestaurant. You have no right to treat any of your customers like this,” she stated.
“I have never experienced anything of this sort. Racism exists and is real. Unbelievable. @ScopaRestaurant,” their son Aryaman Birla additionally tweeted.