Federal Investigation Agency on Tuesday discovered singer Meesha Shafi responsible of staging a smear marketing campaign towards Ali Zafar after alleging in 2018 that he sexually harassed her.
According to Dawn, an interim challan was submitted by FIA’s cybercrime Lahore wing, earlier than the court docket overlooking the FIR registered on Zafar’s criticism after Shafi accused him of sexual harassment in April 2018.
According to FIA, Shafi couldn’t current witnesses earlier than the court docket that might again her allegations towards Zafar, thereby making her assertion towards him ‘defamatory’ and ‘false.’
Back in November 2018, Zafar had filed a criticism with FIA’s cybercrime wing, claiming he was receiving threats from a number of social media accounts.
As per Zafar, a number of pretend accounts had been created as a part of a smear marketing campaign towards him. He additionally alleged that the profiles had been linked to Shafi.
“A twitter account @nehasaigol1, which posted 3,000 defamatory tweets against me and my family only in one year, [was] created 50 days before Meesha’s allegations of sexual harassment,” he had instructed FIA .
Shafi and her workforce of legal professionals had offered themselves earlier than the FIA in December 2019 however couldn’t current witnesses to again their claims.