'Drunk' Ali Saleem aka Begum Nawazish Ali arrested in Karachi

11:34 AM | 5 Sep, 2018
'Drunk' Ali Saleem aka Begum Nawazish Ali arrested in Karachi
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KARACHI - Well known Pakistani TV host and artist Ali Saleem, who got famed as Begum Nawazish Ali, on Wednesday has been arrested from a guest house in Karachi’s Clifton area.

According to details, police officers raided the house and recovered alcohol and also detained the artist in an intoxicated state. The artist was being accused of a heavy dose of Alcohol consumption.

A case has also been registered against him. The TV host has been in news in the past also when he had been torturing his mother way back in 2011.

The mother of Begum Nawazish Ali,  Farzana was being hit by her son at the residence in Bani Gala on a domestic dispute. The nasal bone of Farzana was broken after which she was admitted to Islamabad’s Polyclinic.

Way back in 2011, Police had concluded that the house was registered in the name of his mother. However, Saleem claimed that it was his property. His mother was willing to pay him eight million rupees for the house while he was insisting on Rs5 million more.

According to police, 60-year-old Farzana was living in the house alone while Saleem used to visit her occasionally from Lahore. On Thursday, he had come to see her while he was heavily under the influence of alcohol.

Let's watch a video of Ali Saleem as Begum Nawazish Ali interviewing present Railway Minister of Pakistan Sheikh Rasheed :