Actress Ushna Shah took to Twitter to express the shortage of female singers and musicians in the country, saying that there is a shortage of women in the music industry.
On social networking website Twitter, Ushna Shah wrote in her tweet that only Aima Baig and Qaratul Ain Baloch are the best female singers in the field of music. Following the actress' tweet, many fans commented that there are dozens of female singers in the country, including Abida Parveen and Hadiqa Kiani.
Responding to Ushna Shah's tweet, singer Hadiqa Kiani also shared a long list of names of about 40 women singers of the country on Instagram Story.
The list released by Hadiqa Kiani includes Abida Parveen, Farida Khanum, Nazia Hassan, Gul Panra, momina mustehsan, Roshan Ara Begum, Musarrat Nazir, Sanam Marvi, Meesha Shafi, Zeb Bangash, Zoe Viccaji, Sara Haider, Natasha. Other singers included Baig, Komal Rizvi, Fariha Pervez, Humaira Arshad, Mai Dhai, Humaira Channa, Reshma, Madam Noor Jahan, and Shabnam Majeed.
The list released by Hadiqa Kiani mostly included the names of singers who have sung nationally or gained fame, but not singers who have sung in other languages.
While releasing the list, Hadiqa Kiani, the singer of another story share, wrote that the services of women cannot be ignored.
Hadiqa Kiani also shared a list of her favorite singers, in which she added the names of Tina Sani, Nayyara Noor, Mehnaz Begum, Reshma, Naheed Akhtar, Iqbal Bano, Tasawar Khanum, Shazia Khushk, Saira Naseem, Zahida Parveen, and Mani Begum.
Everybody say Aameen. pic.twitter.com/PZ5JgPjGeV— Ushna Shah (@ushnashah) June 7, 2020
After the release of the list by Hadiqa Kiani, Ushna Shah apologized to the singer and said that she doesn't like the OST of her dramas. Besides, the actress also deleted her tweet. The actress wrote that she would stop using Twitter till late last night. The actress asked her fans and users to say amen to this.