A Lahori lady on Saturday mentioned that Pakistani cricket skipper Babar Azam subjected her to sexual violence and abuse, Geo News reported.
Speaking throughout a press convention alongside along with her lawyer, the girl named Hamiza claimed that she was Azam’s neighbour and old skool mate, including that the younger cricketer tricked her into love and marriage.
“When I asked him to marry me, he tortured me,” she mentioned. “I supported him financially when he was struggling before he became famous. I spent millions of rupees on him.”
She mentioned that she referred to as the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to lodge a proper grievance in regards to the cricketer, however they advised her off saying it was a private matter.
When approached, PCB’s Director of Media and Communications Samiul Hassan mentioned that this was Babar’s personal matter and the board couldn’t touch upon it.
The lady’s lawyer added that an FIR had been lodged with the Capital City Police Officer (CCPO) Lahore relating to the matter however no motion was taken.
Hamiza’s petition is now pending on the Sessions Court, which is scheduled for a listening to on December 4. The sexual harassment case will probably be heard on December 5.
Babar Azam, who’s in New Zealand for a three-match T20I sequence and a two-match Test sequence, couldn’t be reached for a touch upon the matter.