In a series of tweets on Tuesday, Saha said he will keep the journalist’s name with himself on grounds of “humanity”.
2/3- My nature isnt such that I will harm anyone to the extent of ending someone’s career. So on grounds of humanit… https://t.co/nhpcBPSYxQ
— Wriddhiman Saha (@Wriddhipops) 1645533379000
“I was hurt and offended. I thought not to tolerate such kind of behaviour and didn’t want anyone to go through these kind of bullying. I decided I will go out and expose the chat in public eye, but not his/her name,” Saha wrote.
“My nature isn’t such that I will harm anyone to the extent of ending someone’s career. So on grounds of humanity looking at his/her family, I am not exposing the name for the time being. But if any such repetition happens, I will not hold back.
3/3- I thank each and everyone who has shown support and extended their willingness to help. My gratitude.
— Wriddhiman Saha (@Wriddhipops) 1645533380000
“I thank each and everyone who has shown support and extended their willingness to help. My gratitude.”
Saha was dropped for the home series against Sri Lanka and is unlikely to be considered for selection in the future with the Indian team management looking to groom a youngster as back-up wicketkeeper.
After all of my contributions to Indian cricket..this is what I face from a so called “Respected” journalist! This… https://t.co/3p2z2sqlkf
— Wriddhiman Saha (@Wriddhipops) 1645288925000
The 37-year-old has played 40 Tests since making his debut in 2010.