Pakistan demands Dr. Nauman Niaz to resign
Tuesday (yesterday) night was surely the night which will be remembered by all the citizens of Pakistan. Not just for the good reason of amazing victory against New Zealand but surely the incident during a post-match analysis during a live show between speedster Shoaib Akhtar and show host Dr. Nauman Niaz.
Shoaib Akhtar resigned live from the national television channel. After Dr. Nauman Niaz’s rude behaviour towards the speed star, Shoaib Akhtar took the step. He was talking about Haris Rauf’s development and journey, but the show host interrupted him and told Shoaib to leave the show which was being aired live. This left the former paceman in an awkward position after which Shoaib decided to quit and resign during the live coverage of the post-analysis show regarding the Pakistan vs New Zealand match.
Pakistani citizens have not taken this lightly, they have come forward on social media platforms to show their displeasure towards Dr. Nauman Niaz and their solidarity with paceman Shoaib Akhtar.
PTV has formed a special committee to investigate the incident and give a proper report. Meanwhile, netizens are demanding resignation from Dr. Nauman Niaz and tweets are flooding in.
Former legendary cricketer David Gower was not happy with the incident.
One user was quite vocal about his stance and opinion.
Netizen demands the host to be fired.
#SackNaumanNiaz is trending on Twitter.
Reham Khan shared her opinion.
Waqar Zaka urges the nation to unfollow and ask Dr. Nauman Niaz for resignation.
This is what Shoaib Akhtar has to say regarding yesterday’s incident.
Dr. Nauman Niaz tweeted his opinion about last night’s incident.
One thing is absolutely clear, people on social media are not happy about how Dr. Nauman Niaz being a show host handled the situation. Netizens are openly criticizing Dr. Nauman Niaz on social media platforms and showing love and support for Shoaib Akhtar.
After the heated incident in the post-match analysis show between the host Dr. Nauman Niaz and panellist Shoaib Akhtar, PTV Sports mentioned that both of them will be off aired until the inquiry of the committee regarding the incident concludes. World’s fastest bowler, Shoaib Akhtar has given his reply to the latest development.