Uproar over FB friend request from doctor

  • Nation
  • Sunday, 05 Nov 2017

In the news: Chinoy, who won an Academy Award last year, tweeted about a doctor who tried to add her sister on Facebook. — AFP

A debate has brewed in Pakistan after a doctor sent a Facebook friend request to a former patient, prompting questions about sexual harassment. 

THE case of the Karachi-based doctor who was reportedly fired/suspended after sending filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy’s sister a Facebook friend request has ignited our very own mini Harvey Weinstein scandal.

Subscribe now to our Premium Plan for an ad-free and unlimited reading experience!

Next In Nation

Lynas given six-month extension due to global rare earth supply chain considerations, says minister
Queen visits Rumah Seri Kenangan Cheras
Johor gets first female Fire and Rescue Dept director
I am not responsible for the loss of jewellery, says Rosmah
MM2H brought in almost RM1bil last year, says Home Minister
No new laws needed to manage racial, religious hatred issues for now, says minister
Outdoor activities allowed back in schools
Opposition MP questions whether bak kut teh is Malaysian heritage food
Couple discharged by Sessions Court in child abuse case
Jokowi on two-day visit to Malaysia starting June 7

Others Also Read