Ahmed Godil, the fresh artist on the block, hosted the opening ceremony of the Pakistan Super League yesterday, creating an overnight outburst on all social media platforms.
The much-awaited Season 5 of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) debuted on television screens in the evening as audiences viewed performances by a plethora of artists including Aima Baig and Abrar Ul Haq.
However, the VJ turned host was mercilessly trolled for his presentation skills, attire and accent. His dressing reminded people of Shahrukh Khan and many believed he tried to copy the style of the popular Bollywood actor!
While many felt that he was imitating Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan’s style of talking!
Later to a telephonic interview to a news channel, Ahmed Godil revealed that despite the criticism he has received, it is only adding to his popularity. He said that he has become an overnight sensation.
He also wrote “Two Thumbs up for all the people who are trolling me and trying to mock me just because of pure jealousy and can’t digest how someone can reach till here but this is because of immense hard work and dedication”
The artist has become a trending topic on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter with a lager number of trolls and memes being made on his hosting skills!
However, he later posted a video message on his Facebook page asking his fans and audiences to help him correct his mistakes, not criticize them as such feedback can make an artist and lead to his improvement.