In Pakistan, women face many challenges. Women have been targeted everywhere, from mild gender biases to severe cases of honour killings and acid attacks, and they are still struggling to gain influence in Pakistan’s political and social spheres as a whole.
Over the past few decades, Pakistan has experienced significant regression due to the imposition of numerous ideologies that the populace was unable to comprehend or embrace.
This led to the emergence of various forms of extremism and the moral policing of even everyday Western attire.
Simi Raheal is a veteran artist who has seen it all in her life.
She was on Hasna Mana hai and shared that she used to go to markets wearing jeans and a shirt when she was a student at NCA. This was normal and no one thought anything of it or stared but later on after an era of dictatorship,
During her appearance on ‘Hasna Mana Hai,’ Simi Raheal shared her perspective on women wearing jeans in public areas.
She reminisced about her time as a student at NCA when wearing jeans and a shirt to markets was common, without drawing any attention.
However, she expressed that after an era of dictatorship, Pakistan regressed culturally.