Famed singer Ali Zafar has filed an FIR towards Meesha Shafi, and 8 others for posting defamatory content material towards him on their Twitter, Fb, and Instagram accounts.
The FIR filed by means of Ali Zafar names Meesha Shafi, Iffat Omar, Ali Gul Pir, Humna Raza, Leena Ghani, Fariya Ayub, Maham Javaid, Syed Faizan Raza, and Haseeemuz Zaman.
They’ve been booked underneath Phase 20 (Offences towards the consideration of a herbal individual) of the PECA and Phase 109 (Punishment of abetment) of the Pakistan Penal Code.
Consistent with the FIR, “Some individuals are the usage of Twitter, Fb and Instagram account importing defamatory posts and doing his [Zafar’s] personality assassination on social media to wreck his reput in society.”
He stated that Meesha used her Twitter account to publish derogatory remarks and false allegations towards the complainant on April 19, 2018.
Previous in November 2018, Ali Zafar had filed a grievance with the FIA cybercrime wing, alleging that many social media accounts have been posting “threats and defamatory subject matter” towards him.
He had equipped main points of a few Twitter and Fb accounts to fortify his declare.
In April 2018, singer Meesha Shafi took to Twitter to accuse Zafar of bodily harassing her on ‘a couple of instance.’
“This came about to me even supposing I’m an empowered, completed lady who is understood for talking her thoughts,” she stated. In reaction, Zafar filed a defamation go well with towards Shafi.
Additionally, the Lahore Top Courtroom had dismissed an enchantment filed by means of Meesha Shafi in her harassment case towards Ali Zafar.
Within the enchantment, filed in August 2018, Meesha Shafi had challenged the Punjab executive’s choice to push aside her grievance towards Zafar whom she has accused of sexual harassment.
Barrister Ambreen Qureshi took to Twitter and shared the inside track that Meesha Shafi’s case has been pushed aside by means of Lahore Top Courtroom and Ali Zafar has been exonerated for the 3rd time by means of the courtroom.
Alternatively, Ali Zafar’s spouse, Ayesha Zafar had come ahead and thanked the entire crew for combating this situation.