As per reports doing the rounds, the mehendi function at which Mika Singh performed with his 14-member troupe on August 8, 2019, is said to have been attended by family members of India's mosted wanted fugitive terrorist Dawood Ibrahim, who reportedly operates from Pakistan.More news: This Day Was Coming - Celtic Legend Slams Bhoys' After Champions League Exit
The singer recently performed in Karachi, Pakistan and he was also captured singing at the wedding festivities of the daughter of former President of Pakistan, Pervez Musharraf's close relative. The agency report also adds that Asad has close proximity to people of prime importance, including the likes of former cricketers like Imran Khan (now Prime Minister of Pak), Javed Miandad and Zaheer Abbas. "AICWA takes a stand of boycotting all his association with movie production houses, music companies, and online music content providers", AICWA President Suresh Shyamlal Gupta said in a statement.
The decision came after a 30-second video clip was Tweeted by a Pakistani in whih Mika could be seen performing at the event.More news: OnePlus TV Official Name, Logo Revealed Ahead of Formal Launch
"When tension between the two countries is at its peak, Mika Singh puts money above the nation's pride", said the film association.
Gupta has asked Information and Broadcasting Minister, Mr Prakash Javadekar, to intervene and take legal action against Mika. Several people called out on the singer on social media for performing in Karachi, Pakistan. This step by the singer did not go down well with anyone from the All India Cine Workers Association. Certain reports suggest that the pop singer charged 15000 USD (Rs. 1.06 crore approx) for the performance. Pakistan responded by suspending diplomatic ties and trade relations with India.More news: Norwegian Is Ending Its Flights Between Dublin And America