Dunya News fires Mohsin Abbas Haider from Mazaaq Raat
The decision came following domestic abuse accusations.
- Dunya News decides to fire Mohsin from Mazaaq Raat following his wife’s allegations.
- Media house says that keeping people’s sentiments in consideration, they have announced disconnection with him till accusations are proven wrong.
- Mohsin’s wife accused him of cheating, domestic abuse.
Following the allegations from Mohsin Abbas Haider’s wife Fatema Sohail, Dunya News has decided to fire Mohsin from their famous program Mazaak Raat.
He was working as a DJ in the program that also paved the path for his success in the media industry. A few days back, in a viral Facebook post, Fatema alleged that Mohsin, not only was involved with another woman but also physically, verbally and mentally abused her during her pregnancy term.
Following her allegations, prominent names from the media industry stepped forward backing her, saying they are witnesses of the abuse.
Umaima Malik’s sister Dua Malik said that she is an eye witness of the abuse and asked Fatema multiple times to take a stand. However, she insisted that things will get better and tolerated it for the longest possible time.
Following her, star actor Gohar Rasheed also verified the allegations saying that he’s a second-hand witness and his friend has taken Fatema to the hospital multiple times when she was wounded.
Keeping in consideration the intensity of the allegations, Dunya News announces to disconnect from Mohsin Abbas Haider till the allegations on him are proven wrong. In a Facebook post, the media house added that the programs that are running are pre-recorded and following the incident, he will no longer be associated with the channel.
Mohsin’s wife Fatema has lodged an FIR under Section 406 and 506B in Police Station Defence C. She has accused him of threatening to murder her and cheating in the said FIR.
She further added that he also took Rs. 5 million and never returned. She said that she has been regularly subjected to physical abuse after her marriage.
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