16 Year Singer Nahid Afreen 46 Clerics Issue Fatwa Against
As many as 42 clerics have issued a fatwa against reality singing star Nahid Afreen who rose to fame through Indian Idol.
The 16-year-old Afreen was the first runner-up in the singing show where she was scouted by Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha who later asked her to sing in the film ‘Akira’. The fatwa has been issued keeping in view an upcoming event that was to be held on March 25.
The venue of the event is believed to near a mosque and a graveyard. According to the fatwa, ‘Sharia law’ doesn’t allow such musical nights to be organised and it has asked people to boycott Afreen’s singing programmes. The fatwa has also asked the young singer from to stop performing in public.