The video of Shahid Afridi became viral on social media in which he is consuming Naswar.
Former captain and star player of Pakistan, Shahid Afridi was caught using Naswar (tobacco) during the Defence Day ceremony. He was among the attendees of the ceremony at GHQ.
In the video, Shahid Afridi was stuffing something under his upper lip that is believed to be Naswar. However, Naswar is a popular tobacco among Pashtun community.
Check out the video here:
Defence Day ceremony was held at General Headquarters (GHQ) Rawalpindi on September 6. Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa, Prime Minister Imran Khan, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, and Finance Minister Asad Umar attended the Defence Day ceremony. In addition, families of martyrs, heads of political parties, members of federal cabinet, celebrities, and lawmakers also attended the event.
The whole country celebrated the day to pay tribute to their heroes on the 53rd commemoration of the 1965 war.
On this day, 53 years prior, Indian powers had crossed the border in the obscurity of night to assault Pakistan. However, Pakistani forces and people defended their homeland from the coward attack.