By Syed Bilal Izzat Naqvi…
Rawalpindi, Pakistan – On April 6th, 2023, Aniqa Nisar, a renowned journalist working for G TV network, showed her bravery and courage by reporting a pervert who had been touching women on bikes in the jurisdiction of PS Morgah , Rawalpindi.
Aniqa Nisar was on her way to her office when she noticed a man on bike number AJM 6865 touching women on bikes. She honked continuously to stop him from his filthy act, but he started following her. Aniqa Nisar cornered his bike, and he sensed the danger by her move and ran for his dear life. Meanwhile, Aniqa Nisar called 15 as well and informed Morgah police about the incident.
Morgah police took swift action and arrested the culprit, identified as Muhammad Yasir s/o Aksar resident of Kotha Kalan Morgah CNIC 37405-8348431-7, within no time and took him behind the bars. Civil society appreciated the bold and brave step taken by Aniqa Nisar and demanded Morgah police to strictly punish him and make him an example.
Aniqa Nisar said, “It is outrageous to see such perverts not even respecting Ramzan! Women should not have to tolerate this kind of behavior in our society. I am unafraid of such filthy men as I am, and I will continue to report such incidents and fight for women’s rights.”
Aniqa Nisar has been working as a journalist for mainstream media channels and is well known for her fearless reporting. She has been an inspiration for many young women who aspire to become journalists.
The incident shows that Pakistan needs more women like Aniqa Nisar who are not afraid to take a stand against social evils. Her courageous act will inspire many women to speak up against harassment and injustice.