Netizens disappointed as Shaan, Ali Zafar dance outside Wazir Khan Mosque

08:55 PM | 16 Feb, 2021
Netizens disappointed as Shaan, Ali Zafar dance outside Wazir Khan Mosque

The Pakistani nation is extremely emotionally driven when problematization of religious sentiments in relation to the controversial views arrises.

Clashes between modernism and conservative classes of the state hinder the elasticity and accommodation to have tolerance.

This time around - actor Shaan Shahid and singer Ali Zafar are in hot waters as the two were spotted doing dhamaal (dance) on dhol beats during an event in Lahore outside Wazir Khan Mosque.

Hashtag #مسجد_وزیرخان have been trending on Twitter. The Internet is furious over the act where the celebrities danced outside the pious landmark alongside the Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry, who was spotted in the background.

People are calling it ‘desecration’ of the Wazir Khan Mosque as a scorching act. Enraged over the video that is making rounds on Twitter, Twitterati seems enraged as people’s anger and resentment pour in the form of comments and tweets.

While many have been requesting strict action to be taken regarding the matter, a prevalent demand is being made to set up some boundaries to avoid further demoralization of mosques.

Earlier, a case registered against singer Bilal Saeed and actress Saba Qamar for filming a song Qubool in Lahore’s Wazir Khan Mosque. 

FIR lodged against Saba Qamar and Bilal Saeed 05:09 PM | 14 Aug, 2020

The Qabool controversy continues. An FIR has been lodged on Thursday against actor Saba Qamar and singer Bilal Saeed on ...