Yesterday marked International Women’s Day, a day to celebrate womankind all over the globe. On the occasion, Pakistani women came out to celebrate the day and to promote the message of equality.
The famous Aurat March took place yesterday wherein woman from different walks of lives came together and marched on the streets with intriguing placards and slogans raising their voice against patriarchy.
Many renowned artists also joined in to show their support! Both male and female stars were spotted at the occasion. All the celebs were high on enthusiasm and passionate about the cause. Here are the celebrities who have been spotted at the Aurat March.
Meesha Shafi who has been very vocal about women’s rights joined in the Aurat march in Lahore yesterday. She even shared numerous shots from the event including play cards and Qandeel Baloch cut outs!
Ramsha is currently being seen in Kaisa Hai Naseeban, playing a victim of marital abuse. She chose the project as she felt it was important to send the message across and make people aware of the issues at hand. She hopes to bring about change through her role in serial.
The Sadqay Tumharay actor Adnan Malik also joined the rally and pledged to take a stand against violence towards women.
Actress Komal Aziz also joined the march and was elated to be a part of something so major!
Pinky Meemsab actress Hajra Yamin was also spotted sporting a statement tee-shirt with an intriguing question imprinted “Just How Good Do I have to Be?”
Mira Sethi was also present at the march and she shared a picture of a woman with her son wearing a Qandeel Baloch mask. The photo came with an important message “Our girls don’t need to be like anyone. Strength does not equal masculinity. But I love how his mother is beaming beside him.”
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Last but not the least the film maker who won Oscars for her thought provoking women centered documentaries was also present at the event.