What did Hamza Ali Abbassi say about Ahmadis ?
KARACHI: Film and TV actor Hamza Ali Abbasi has questioned the oppression of Ahmadi community on National Television, he also announces to discuss the community and blasphemy laws at the end of Ramazan in more depth.
Hamza addressed the government’s involvement in deciding who is Muslim, and who isn’t. Abbasi is hosting a Ramazan transmission, he revealed that he has spoken in favour of Ahmadis in the past, leading to people believing that he is Ahmadi.
“The community is being suppressed but if you talk about it, people say ‘You’re from that community that’s why you’re saying this,’” revealed Hamza. He further clarified, “I am not an Ahmadi, I am a Sunni Muslim.”
Political activist Jibran Nasir took to Facebook to applaud Hamza for starting a discussion “on this topic which is violating fundamental rights of hundreds of thousands of Pakistani Ahmadis.”
Sadqay Tumhare actor Adnan Malik also took to Facebook to comment Hamza’s efforts. “Well done Hamza Ali Abbasi! Tackling very important issues during Ramazan! (Unlike other shows that are rewarding greed and competition),” wrote Adnan.
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