Thousands of women in Pakistan and all over the world are taking to twitter to expose their experiences of sexual harassment.Recently,this movement has gone viral and even more women are using hashtag”Me too” on twitter to expose sexual assault that they have experienced and Pakistani women ain’t coming slow.
Recently,popular actor and singer Meesha Shafi has accused Ali Zafar of sexual harassment using the “Me too” movement.
Taking to twitter,she said:
“Today, I speak up because my conscience does not allow me to be silent anymore,” said Meesha in her statement. “If this can happen to someone like me, an established artist, then it can happen to any young woman hoping to break into the industry and that concerns me gravely.”
She continued: “I have been subjected, on more than one occasion, to sexual harassment of a physical nature at the hands of a colleague from my industry: Ali Zafar. These incidences did not happen when I was young, or just entering the industry. This happened to me despite the fact that I am an empowered, accomplished woman who is known for speaking her mind! This happened to me as a mother of two children.”