“I have always received a lot of warmth and affection whenever I have played in India, There are very less nations where I’ve enjoyed cricket as much as I’ve enjoyed cricket in India-Shahid Afridi” This was reply of Sahid Afridi about his Indian Fans.
There are very less nations where I’ve enjoyed cricket as much as I’ve enjoyed cricket in India-Shahid Afridi #WT20 pic.twitter.com/U3dr75miSM
— ANI (@ANI_news) March 13, 2016
But it seems, In pakistan it is illegal to have Fans in India and if a Person openly expresses his Love to india, it is crime and a Petition will follow in Pakistan.
So Naturally a petition has been filed against Shahid Afridi in Lahore High Court over his Love remarks.
The petitioner, advocate Azhar Siddique, claimed that Afridi’s statement has hurt nation’s sentiments and the court must ask the cricketer to explain the statement. He also urged the court to ask the veteran player to submit the explanation in fifteen day.Read More
It is ridiculous that some people in Pakistan are behaving in such a fashion: Rajiv Shukla on legal notice to Afridi pic.twitter.com/dRDqBCoUNI
— ANI (@ANI_news) March 14, 2016
And a Former Pakistani Cricketer Miandad too joined Hate Band Wagon
“These cricketers should be ashamed of themselves for saying such a thing. Shame on you,” Miandad on the ‘Aaj TV’ channel.