An area courtroom in Pakistan on Wednesday issued arrest warrants of ‘Hindi Medium’ star Saba Qamar in a case registered towards her and others for taking pictures a ‘dance video’ at a historic mosque in Lahore. Lahore’s magisterial courtroom issued the bailable warrants for Qamar and singer Bilal Saeed for always avoiding the courtroom hearings. The courtroom adjourned the listening to until October 6.
Lahore police final yr registered a case towards Qamar and Saeed underneath part 295 of the Pakistan Penal Code for alleged ‘desecration’ of Masjid Wazir Khan within the outdated metropolis of Lahore. Based on the FIR, each actors had trampled upon the sanctity of the mosque by taking pictures a dance video and this act additionally sparked an outrage among the many folks of Pakistan.
The Punjab authorities had additionally sacked two senior officers in reference to violation of the mosque’s sanctity. Following sturdy criticism and even loss of life threats to her on social media, Qamar and Saeed had apologised for his or her act.
“It was the music video that includes a Nikah (marriage) scene. It was neither shot with any form of playback music nor has it been edited to the music observe,” she had mentioned.
Qamar whose work in Bollywood motion pictures obtained appreciation had additionally completed a biopic of social media sensation Qandeel Baloch. She obtained loss of life threats on social media for her “un-Islamic” motion. She was warned on the social media that she would possibly face the destiny of Qandeel Baloch who was killed by her brother in 2016 for ‘disgracing the household honour’.
Totally different spiritual events together with Jamaat-i-Islami had additionally held demonstrations within the metropolis demanding ‘strict punishment’ to artist couple for what they name committing sin.