Mehwish Hayat warns Siasat.pk to tender apology else face the court

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Well-known Pakistani celebrity Mehwish Hayat lashed out at Siasat.pk and asked the country’s largest online platform on social media that discusses political and current affairs news to withdraw the posted article that defames her position.

Criticizing the social forum, Mehwish on her official Twitter handle wrote “This is shameful, this is how you celebrate your artist’s success by vilifying their character?”

She also said in her tweet that “This is libellous and defamation”

“Withdraw this article and post a written apology else legal action will be taken against this”‘ actor added in her tweet.

It is pertinent to mention here that Siasat.pk posted an article on its Twitter handle which was published in a local daily stating that “Showbiz industry in a state of shock after knowing that Mehwish Hayat will receive Civil award”

“Does she getting the award on account of her services or for maintaining a relationship with one  leader of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaaf (PTI) Karachi’s chapter?”, added in a tweet.

Well, Siasat.pk after facing series of criticisms on this article, again tweeted and clarified that “With all due respect we are a reporting source only and only reposted Express Tribune’s article (as it is clearly visible).”

It added in tweet that “We did not fabricate it with an intention to defame. If you condemn it and have reservations regarding the claims made by them, speak to them.”

And here the mixture of Twitterati comments on social media:

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