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Rape is one of a ugliest forms of crimes opposite women in Pakistan: ‘Verna’ executive Shoaib Mansoor



Mahira Khan is all set to play the protagonist in Shoaib Mansoor’s arriving venture, Verna, where she will expected play a plant of passionate abuse. Mansoor has also helmed Khuda Kay Liye and Bol – and all of them explain a amicable message.

The critically acclaimed executive has always lifted his voice opposite a misapplication in a society, and his films are living, respirating explanation of it. Talking about his latest movie, Verna, that deals with a emanate of passionate abuse and rape, a executive took to amicable media to give his dual cents on a matter – and we are moved…



Shoaib recently penned down a note on Facebook and wrote, “Rape is one of a many prevalent and nauseous forms of crimes opposite women in Pakistan.”

Mahira Khan shares initial demeanour from her arriving film ‘Verna’

“Although a women’s transformation has attempted to fastener with this flay and worked with a law makers as good as a law enforcing agencies, a mindset of a multitude stays a biggest plea that needs to be tackled,” he wrote.

Stating a statistics, Shoaib said, “According to Human Rights Commission of Pakistan, one lady is raped in Pakistan each dual hours. Globally Pakistan has been ranked third from a bottom as a many dangerous nation for women in a world.”

He went on to write, “A concrete pull is indispensable to uncover clearly how rape is used as a apparatus by absolute in a multitude to disparage and plead fear among a vulnerable. All this happens in a context of patriarchy where a bodies of women have turn a conflict belligerent for group to quarrel their battles of honor, energy and revenge.”

Verna’s intriguing trailer portrays Mahira Khan in different avatars

Talking about a Mahira starrer, “With a suspicion that a underline film on this supportive emanate can make some-more impact than years of onslaught by smaller interventions on TV or by NGOs, we have done this bid and named it Verna.

“I have cumulative all my 3 films together given all understanding with women empowerment… ‘Khuda Kay Liye Bol Verna’. we unequivocally wish it will not usually hint off a routine of changeable people’s congenital mindsets though will reinvigorate a transformation opposite this crime,”  he wrote.



“Most of all we wish that it will during slightest make women simulate that rape does not sack them of ‘honor’, it is something they acquire and no one can waylay it divided from them,” combined a director.

“Things function around me worry and hence we am forced by my demur to take them on. My films simulate a annoy that we feel on amicable misapplication of all forms. So each time we am about to embark on a film it is my annoy that drives my transformation of thoughts not a craving for success and money,” he serve said.

Verna’s initial teaser is out and boy, is it fierce!

“It doesn’t meant that we have a thing opposite films formed on pristine entertainment. Not during all. By all means they should be done and attain and we have all a due honour for their makers. we am happy during a new success of Punjab Nahi Jaungi and Na Maloom Afraad 2 and wish success to all other that are in line to strike a screen. We need these films to reinvigorate a attention in a country. But we also need some to contend something suspicion provoking. we wish we am inspiring some thought,” he concluded.

Verna is all set to strike a screens on Nov 17. The film also stars Haroon Shahid and Zarrar Khan in suggested roles.

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