Reporter Maira Hashmi explains why she slapped boy in front of camera
Lahore: A reporter is going viral after she was seen slapping a young boy in front of camera.
Thousands of people on Monday circulated a video in which the reporter for Lahore Rang slapped the unidentified teenager while she was reporting live.
The reporter identified as Maira Hashmi issued a explanation after some people criticised her for her act.
In a Twitter statement, she said the boy was harassing a family. “I first reasoned with him to stop him but he continued to annoy the family,” she said.
Maira Hashmi said it didn’t seem appropriate for her to tolerate this behavior anymore.