Karachi: Actor Yasir Hussain spoke towards PEMRA’s ban on drama “Accident”.
Yasir Hussain in a message shared on Instagram in protection of the drama’s producers Wajahat Rauf and Shazia Wajahat mentioned that Wajahat and Shazia are very previous pals of mine and I can say one factor with certainty that they don’t work for scores. These are folks with coronary heart, not heartbreakers.
The actor additional mentioned that on this period of inflation, it’s not proper to waste one’s laborious work, it will be higher to jot down a play and get it accredited by PEMRA as an alternative of banning the play after it’s made.
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It ought to be remembered that Pemra had imposed a ban on the accident drama aired on a non-public TV channel on August 30. PEMRA in its assertion mentioned that many complaints have been acquired concerning the content material of the mentioned play, after which the matter has been referred to the physique’s Committee Council of Complaints imposing a direct ban on it beneath Part 27 of the PEMRA Act.
The drama is alleged to be primarily based on the incident of a lady who was gang-raped after being kidnapped on a motorway close to Lahore in 2020.
This subject was raised when journalist Fareeha Idris mentioned in an extended tweet that the sufferer of the motorway accident had referred to as her and mentioned in a painful voice that she was in nice ache due to this drama. Her story is being proven on TV and the issues she desires to overlook are being relived.
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In line with Fareeha Idris, the sufferer informed her that her household, in-laws, kids and household have been watching her rape story on TV. It was higher that they die that day than see that day. The girl additionally mentioned that each night at 5 pm she begins shivering as a result of the drama begins at 7 pm.
After this tweet of Fariha Idris, social media customers expressed their anger and demanded a direct ban on the play and strict motion from PEMRA towards the makers of the play.
It ought to be famous that the producers of the drama, Wajahat Rauf, Shazia Wajahat and the lead actress Hadiqa Kayani have persistently denied that the story of the drama has something to do with the motorway rape incident.