Social media industry and public in Pakistan was in shock on Friday due to assault on Waqar Zaka. He has formerly hosted a reality show and quite active on social media. On last Friday night, he was brutally thrashed and beaten up outside a cafe in Karachi. The video of the incident went viral on Friday night.
People are given different reasons for the incident. Such as a group girls and guys were inside the cafe that started to make a video of Waqar Zaka. He became infuriated and asked them to stop. Later, they asked him to come outside where he was assaulted.
According to another side of the story Waqar Zaka was making video of a girl inside the cafe. This video is also available on YouTube and on his Snapchat account. He was asked by her friends to stop but he didn’t listen. Not only he made the video but also shared it with his followers. Then the whole incident took place
Regardless of the reason and the fact he is a celebrity, it is quite alarming to see how Pakistani people are solving issues outside the criminal justice system. We as a nation have to stop this process.