PTI lawmaker slaps shopkeeper at Karachi mobile market

By: News Desk      Published: 02:12 AM, 27 Apr, 2021
PTI lawmaker slaps shopkeeper at Karachi mobile market
PTI Member of National Assembly Aslam Khan.–File photo

PTI Member National Assembly Aslam Khan slapped a shopkeeper after heated arguments on mobile phone purchase at Karachi Sadar Mobile Market on Monday.

The incident happened at Ifar time on the issue of returning a mobile phone. The MNA suddenly started augments and quarrel with the shopkeeper. Later on, the guards of the MNA pointed guns on the shopkeeper, reporter 24News HD TV channel.  

The PTI leader, later on, lodged FIR against the shopkeeper. Preedi Police Station while taking action arrested the shopkeeper.

Talking on the incident, Aslam Khan said that the shopkeeper had sold a non-registered mobile phone to his son and when he went to return it, the shopkeeper started abusing him.

On the other hand, mobile market leader Minhaj Gulfam said that in spite of their requests to finish the issue, Aslam Khan lodged FIR against the shopkeeper. He said it could be been seen in CCTV footage that who starter the quarrel. The lawmaker can be seen thrashing a mobile shop staffer while his guards pointing guns at them.