There isn’t a justification for bullying folks, definitely not on political or ideological variations. Actor Atiqa Odho, who has expressed assist for the PTI up to now and is married to PTI chief Samar Ali Khan, stood up for PML-N member and Data Minister Marriyum Aurangzeb after she was harassed by PTI supporters within the streets of London.
A number of movies of the incident have been shared on social media displaying Aurangzeb being heckled by folks carrying PTI scarves in a Pret a Manger department. In one other video, a number of the identical folks chanting “chorni, chorni [thief]” may be seen following a masked Aurangzeb, as the girl filming her says she “makes grand claims on television there but she does not have a dupatta on her head [today]”. The politician remained calm and nonreactive throughout your entire incident.
On Monday, Odho shared a clip of the knowledge minister narrating her facet of the story after the incident and defended her. “I agree with Marriyum Aurangzeb. You may not agree with someone’s politics but harassment of this nature is unacceptable as not the way to solve national issues. Shows a very poor side of Pakistan to the world when overseas Pakistani’s behave in this manner. They become a part of the problem and not the solution,” she wrote.
She addressed her associates and followers and requested them to take a extra dignified method and work by means of the voting system if they aren’t completely happy. “You achieve nothing with bad and immature behaviour. Don’t get carried away by emotion and lack of proof or correct information. Get your facts right, have evidence for them and then follow the law always. Otherwise you are playing with Pakistan’s future,” she concluded.
Within the video Aurangzeb may be heard speaking about how folks should behave with each other. “There is a way of doing things,” she mentioned, attempting to attraction to folks emotionally by asking how they’d really feel if it had been their sisters or moms being harassed within the streets like this.
“Ten minutes ago 20 PTI supporters with mics were abusing me here, they were calling out names without a reaction from me,” she mentioned, including that she has confronted this earlier than nevertheless it doesn’t have an effect on her in the way in which they need. She defined what she is worried with is how this behaviour impacts Pakistan’s picture overseas.
PM Shehbaz Sharif was amongst many who counseled her for her levelheadedness on this scenario.
It’s by no means okay to focus on somebody for having totally different beliefs as you in such an aggressive manner. Disagree with their politics all you need, however harassing somebody shouldn’t be okay.