Star as well as filmmaker Usman Mukhtar has denied allegations of harassment levelled against him by Mehrooz Waseem, a female musician as well as artist based in Islamabad, and has said he will certainly be taking the legal course by submitting a legal action versus her.
Waseem, who openly recognized herself on Instagram, has actually accused Mukhtar of searching her at a party in 2017– a case he has refuted to Photos– as well as bothering her in the office when they serviced a video together in 2016. She explained him as “extremely less than professional, difficult as well as conceited”.
” The reason I did not use the ‘correct path’ which him as well as his friends that have threatened me and also broke my rights throughout the shoot of the music video is due to the fact that he does not sign any kind of arrangements as well as neither of just how he broke my physical sovereignty for a couple of secs at a public gathering when no one was looking, since we do not go everywhere with electronic cameras connected to our bodies,” she claimed in a statement uploaded on her Instagram.
According to her statement, she first revealed her accusations in January 2020.
Waseem said this declaration was provided to the FIA as part of the case filed against her by Mukhtar; nonetheless, the star has actually rebutted this case as well as claims a different statement was supplied to the company.
Images has actually reached out to the FIA to confirm the content of the declaration.
The situation was highlighted on social networks when Mukhtar posted regarding it on Instagram.
Without calling the artist, he said he has actually been harassed, blackmailed as well as bullied online for the past year and also a fifty percent by her. He told Pictures that he did not name Waseem because he did not desire her to be subjected to cyber bullying.
Apologising for the timing of his message– as the nation rallies behind women speaking out against abusers and also harassers– he stated his objective is to quit individuals from manipulating the situation for their own “incorrect as well as unfounded gains”.
Mukhtar told Photos that the FIA was originally unable to find Waseem and after that summoned her numerous times before she gave her statement.
In a followup blog post on Instagram, he asked his followers and also advocates to stop sending out Waseem “abusive and offending” messages. He also contacted “abusers” to quit utilizing his blog posts.
” If you’re an abuser, please don’t use my story whatsoever whatsoever, I’m done with abusers in my life as well as will not abide by this.”
He informed Pictures that the legal action is a last hope. “I really did not want to do this since it’s so much money involved [for both events] I actually just wanted to end it, yet there is nothing else option,” he said.