Actor Srha Asghar gets harassed outside her home in Karachi – FIR filed

Women aren’t safe anywhere!

Actor Srha Asghar filed an FIR against a man who assaulted her outside her Karachi home, it has recently been learnt. Asghar filed the case under sections 354 (assault or criminal force to woman with intent to outrage her modesty) and 452 (house trespass after preparation for hurt, assault or wrongful restraint) of the Pakistan Penal Code. The charges carry a collective maximum imprisonment of seven years as well as fines. In her petition, she said a man followed her from a nearby market to her home. “This unknown man started following me, catcalling and got till my doorstep,” she said. He then assaulted her, during which her clothes were torn. Asghar explained in the FIR that she rang the bell, alerting her husband, Omar Murtaza, who came out. Asghar shared a post on her Instagram account, telling the media to stop asking her and her husband for interviews. “I want every media person to stop messaging me about the incident, shame on them for calling me and my husband continuously for an interview for your ratings! And shame on the news channel who attached all the personal info with the incident! We are safe!” she wrote.