Anchor schools man for forcefully covering her with Dupatta without her consent (VIDEO)

10:54 AM | 20 Apr, 2024
Anchor schools man for forcefully covering her with Dupatta without her consent (VIDEO)
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Pakistan, a country of 240 million is a conservative society, and conservatism is rooted in cultural, religious factors leading to a nation where traditional values and are upheld, and lately an incident of forcefully covering a female anchor has everyone talking.

A clip from a road show is doing rounds online showing a social media anchor encountering moral policing from a citizen. The YouTube was out in public, taking people’s responses on the Palestine issue, but was approached by man, who raised question about her attire, opining that she violates societal norms and moral standards.

The man accused the woman of not adhering to societal norms for not covering her head shawl or dupatta.

Unexpectedly, the man proceeds to physically intervene by placing his own shawl over anchors’ head. This move sparked strong response from anchor who called it a personal choice. She also called out the man for touching her without her permission.

Daily Pakistan Global Web Desk


Currency Rates in Pakistan Today - Pak Rupee to US Dollar, Euro, Dirham, Riyal 19 May 2024

Pakistani currency rates against US Dollar and other currencies on May 18, 2024 (Saturday) in open market.

USD to PKR rate today

US dollar was being quoted at 277.4 for buying and 280.35 for selling.

Euro stands at 297 for buying and 299.5 for selling while British Pound rate is 348.5 for buying, and 352 for selling.

UAE Dirham AED was at 75.25 and Saudi Riyal came down to 73.50.

Today’s currency exchange rates in Pakistan - 19 May 2024

Currency Symbol Buying Selling
US Dollar USD 277.4 280.35
Euro EUR 297 299.5
UK Pound Sterling GBP 348.5 352
U.A.E Dirham AED 75.25 76
Saudi Riyal SAR 73.5 74.25
Australian Dollar AUD 181 183
Bahrain Dinar BHD 747.77 755.77
Canadian Dollar CAD 203 205
China Yuan CNY 38.49 38.89
Danish Krone DKK 40.25 40.65
Hong Kong Dollar HKD 35.96 36.31
Indian Rupee INR 3.33 3.44
Japanese Yen JPY 1.91 1.99
Kuwaiti Dinar KWD 913.28 922.28
Malaysian Ringgit MYR 58.69 59.29
New Zealand Dollar NZD 169.45 171.45
Norwegian Krone NOK 25.67 25.97
Omani Riyal OMR 730.59 738.59
Qatari Riyal QAR 76.41 77.11
Singapore Dollar SGD 203 205
Swedish Korona SEK 25.67 25.97
Swiss Franc CHF 309.01 311.51
Thai Baht THB 7.57 7.72


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