In the wake of sexual harassment and #MeToo occurring all around the world, Pakistani singer Meesha Shafi has accused Ali Zafar of sexual harassment.
Meesha Shafi is 36-year-old famous Pakistani singer and mother of 2. She took to Twitter to share her experience with Ali Zafar.
Meesha stated that she was sharing her story because she feels that speaking about such issues will break the culture of silence.
Sharing this because I believe that by speaking out about my own experience of sexual harassment, I will break the culture of silence that permeates through our society. It is not easy to speak out.. but it is harder to stay silent. My conscience will not allow it anymore #MeToo pic.twitter.com/iwex7e1NLZ
— Meesha Shafi (@itsmeeshashafi) April 19, 2018
Meesha uploaded a photo uploaded on Twitter and wrote,
I have been subjected to sexual harassment of a physical nature at the hands of a colleague from my industry: Ali Zafar. These incidences did not happen when I was young or just entering the industry. This happened to be despite the fact that I am an empowered, accomplished woman who is known for speaking her mind! This happened to me as a mother of two children.