Airport security personnel drags minor girl by hair, viral video causes outrage

01:04 PM | 12 Apr, 2024
Airport security personnel drags minor girl by hair, viral video causes outrage

KARACHI – The manifestation of heavy-handedness by law enforcers and airport security forces persists in Pakistan and recently, ASF personnel was captured forcefully dragging a young girl who was eagerly rushing towards her father arriving from abroad.

The video clip has sparked outrage online as it shows uniformed security personnel standing at the entry point dragging a minor girl by her hair.

The girl, apparently under 10, can be seen running to hug her father, but the security officer spotted pulling her from her hair.

The disturbing clip triggered outrage and social media users are demanding action against the security official involved in the shameful incident.

Here is how netizens reacted to the incident:

Unfortunately, this is not the only case of brutality involving Pakistani security personnel. In a prior incident, a Norwegian citizen faced unwanted situation over a minor matter at Benazir Bhutto Hospital in Rawalpindi.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Pakistani Rupee exchange rate to US Dollar, Euro, Pound, Dirham, and Riyal - 28 May 2024

Pakistani currency rates against US Dollar and other currencies on May 28, 2024 (Tuesday) in open market.

USD to PKR rate today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.4 for buying and 280.25 for selling.

Euro stands at 298 for buying and 301 for selling while British Pound rate is 349.5 for buying, and 353 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.25 and Saudi Riyal increased to 73.45.

Source: Forex Association of Pakistan. (last update 08:00 AM)

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.4 280.25
Euro EUR 298 301
UK Pound Sterling GBP 349.5 353
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.25 75.9
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.45 74.2
Australian Dollar AUD 183 184.8
Bahrain Dinar BHD 740.03 748.03
Canadian Dollar CAD 203 205
China Yuan CNY 38.42 38.82
Danish Krone DKK 40.44 40.84
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.62 35.97
Indian Rupee INR 3.35 3.46
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 904.07 913.07
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 59.05 59.65
New Zealand Dollar NZD 170.03 172.03
Norwegians Krone NOK 25.92 26.22
Omani Riyal OMR 723.64 731.64
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.42 77.12
Singapore Dollar SGD 203 205
Swedish Korona SEK 26.02 26.32
Swiss Franc CHF 304.75 307.25
Thai Bhat THB 7.6 7.75


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