We have taken down this story after fact check portal and Meesha’s lawyer have confirmed the same.
Here’s the background in the matter.
STORY TAKEN DOWN
Pakistani singer Meesha Shafi now faces up to 3-years in prison for levelling false accusations of sexual harassment against actor-singer Ali Zafar, as reported by Zee News, Times of India and several other media outlets.
Update In The Matter
A twitter handle named @legalpolitical, has refuted the claims of 3-years imprisonment calling this piece of news incorrect, despite several mainstream media reports.
This is with ref to the fake news claiming that my client Meesha Shafi has been sentenced to 3 yrs imprisonment.
No such verdict has been passed by trial court in the frivolous criminal defamation case instituted by Ali Zafar against several women.
Read complete statement below pic.twitter.com/49vRSXtvFe
— Asad Jamal (@LegalPolitical) March 15, 2021
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