Supreme Court of Pakistan give permission to hear Meesha Shafi petition regarding the defamation case by Ali Zafar.
Meesha Shafi petition will be heard by 2 member bench of Justice Yahya Afridi and Justice Ijazul Ahsan. However, the hearing is scheduled on coming Thursday, May 9.
Earlier, the Meesha Shafi and Ali Zafar case was forfeited by the court. However, Nighat Dad severely criticized the reaction came after court’s decision. She tweeted that:
On the other side, Meesha Shafi has asked for her name to be withdrawn from the nominations of the upcoming Lux Style Awards, in order to express solidarity with those boycotting the award show to speak up against harassment and abuse.