People can be punished for their deeds, and not for their thoughts.
Swara had recently criticised Padmaavat director Sanjay Leela Bhansali for "glorifying" the now-banned archaic jauhar practise
The 29-year-old actor wrote a blistering open letter to Bhansali, in which she condemned the filmmaker for presenting the criminalised archaic customs in a "breathtakingly shot" manner.
The 75-year-old actor took to Twitter and urged people to contribute to relief fund for the state.
Swara said Bhansali, whom she respects and has worked for in "Guzaarish", had set a dangerous precedent in questioning the laws of the land.
A user criticised Kareena for marrying into a Muslim family and naming her son, Taimur.