Pakistani channel hires first male Sikh news anchor, earns Twitterati’s praise || SNE ||
By indianexpress.com .
Jun 28, 2018
Earlier too a Pakistani news channel was lauded by many after it cast a transgender person as their news anchor. The name Maavia Malik created quite a buzz on social media videos of her went viral on various social networking websites.
A Pakistani news channel is garnering a lot of praise for hiring a male Sikh as its newscaster. This comes after a female Sikh and a transgender were hired by two other TV stations recently. Private news channel Public News has employed Harmeet Singh, who belongs to the Sikh minority community in Pakistan. Taking to Twitter, the official handle of the media house posted a video of Singh, and captioned, “Pakistan’s 1st Sikh News Anchor Harmeet Singh only on #PublicNews.”