Singer Adnan Sami, originally hailing from Pakistan but now an Indian citizen, landed himself in trouble on Friday after a controversial tweet.

Though the tweet garnered praise from Adnan’s fellow citizens in India, it enraged Pakistanis, who took to twitter to troll the ‘Thodi si to lift karade’ singer.

Sami later posted another tweet, which read:

Despite all the social media crossfire, however, one twitter user came up with an explanation.