Clashes between celebrates nominees Lux Style Awards 2019
The nominations for the eighteenth LSA 2019 were declared recently.
However, the annual awards show has been marred with difference of opinion when many celebrities, together with Meesha Shafi, declared to present up their nominations for Ali Zafar, alleged of harassment by Meesha, has conjointly been appointive for the award.
Expressing vexation over this protest, many celebrities have commence to criticise those boycotting LSA nominations.
Actress and model Iman Ali, UN agency is additionally a jury member, in her statement aforementioned, “Our sense of claim to quickly decide anyone and jump to conclusions worrisome specially during this age of social media. A platform that has created it too simple for a few to become a component of an issue or be part of a band wagon and become notable over night and probably ruin anyone’s life or body of labor in minutes. Fame and respect ought to be attained with exertions in time not by infantile walk outs and social media posts taking part in decide, jury and killer.”
After this statement started a brand new dialogue, Iman Ali came up with a clarification.
“Over the past eighteen years, the illumination unit vogue Awards are nurturing Pakistani excellence in fashion, films, music and drama. Over these twenty years, the illumination unit vogue Awards nominations are determined by associate degree unbiased, freelance and clear jury of trade peers and critics…In 2019, the illumination unit vogue Awards are enclosed by dialog around nominees concerned in an exceedingly matter of alleged harassment,” she said.
“The Film Jury of the illumination unit vogue Awards appreciates the sensitivity of the topic and acknowledges the intensity of public sentiment even so, it’s conjointly necessary to respect that the case is being determined by Pakistan’s judicatory. we’ve got complete religion within the law of the land and believe that justice can prevail,” she superimposed.
Meesha had then filed a complaint against Ali Zafar under the Protection Against Harassment of Women at Workplace Act 2010 while Ali Zafar had also sent a legal notice to co-artist Meesha Shafi for her allegations.
The Teefa in Trouble star had filed a defamation suit in a court in Lahore through his lawyer, asking for an apology from Meesha Shafi for levelling baseless allegations and pay Rs1 billion in damages.