Journalist accuses singer Ali Noor of sexual harassment, being a ‘predator’
Singer Ali Noor, lead vocalist for band Noori, has been hit with sexual harassment allegations, levelled in opposition to him by journalist Ayesha Binte Rashid.
Rashid, on Friday, took to Instagram to share screenshots of an alleged WhatsApp dialog with the singer through which she accuses him of being a predator saying, “You emotionally manipulated me and what occurred behind my automotive whereas driving to the airport was sexual harassment. You’re a sexual harasser and a predator.”
Rashid has not solely accused Noor of sexually harassing her, but in addition of threatening to jeopardize her friendship with Kami Paul, the drummer for Noori, if ‘she stood as much as him’.
The dialog additionally sees Rashid calling Noor a “womaniser with a God complicated who’s all discuss but doesn’t have the proactiveness to interrupt out of his poisonous patterns.”
Rashid’s screenshots embody alleged replies from Noor himself, seemingly despatched to her through his spouse’s cellphone quantity after she blocked him, through which he’s seen seemingly alluding to his guilt by thanking Rashid for the ‘wakeup name’ and making him ‘see the mirror’.
The authenticity of the messages stays to be ascertained; nonetheless, Noor has since taken to his private Instagram account to speak in regards to the allegations in a letter addressed to his ‘Nano’, through which he claims that Rashid hasn’t shared all of his replies to her.
“As we speak, I put the teaser and launch date of the video and the son however as I used to be doing that, I received a message from newspapers that I’ve been accused of #MeToo by Ayesha Binte and my screenshots and apologies have been put up. She did not put all of them and that is unhappy.”
He goes on so as to add, “I even urged I needs to be hanged and executed publicly. She merely wasn’t taking me significantly. Anyway, I’m so glad she lastly put it out.”
Noor additionally shared the allegedly ‘lacking’ messages with an area publication, through which he reportedly mentioned, “Oh man I’m fully devastated. I’m hating myself; you might be completely proper and typically one wants a mirror to see. I could not agree extra. I swear as I learn this I do not wish to dwell. I’m really your offender and I’m keen to pay any punishment.”
“All I can say is that my life has taken a flip that I by no means might think about and your message is actually an indication from God for me to see my reality. And sure, I’m paying a really hefty worth for my ego, my God complicated… I’ve by no means been this depressing and sure you might be proper my lack of ability to vary myself is dawning as true actuality.”
“You additionally know that I’m not a sexual predator however clearly this route of the lifetime of mine might flip me into that and worse and My God I’m so scared. Your message is the toughest hit I’ve ever had in my… I’ve really misplaced my innocence and I should learn it for the remainder of my life and dwell with it, what have I completed?” he reportedly added.
“All I can say is, Ayesha, I’m really your gunehgaar. You’re positively one of the honest, actual and real individuals I do know. You recognize the reality is I had fully blocked this from my thoughts …which solely goes to point out how f***** up I’m.”
“Your innocence and honesty had been probably the most lovely factor on the journey and man what did I do. I’m taking full accountability, each publicly and privately. No matter your choice for punishment is, I can’t dare to speak of my good or not so dangerous intentions right here however in case you examine together with your coronary heart, you would possibly discover some area for my folly, I’ve to make this proper. Inform the entire world to get me arrested, hanged, however please do not hate me,” his message allegedly concluded.
Following his earlier response within the type of the letter addressed to his ‘Nano’, Noor shared yet one more publish on his Instagram story saying, “That is no PR ploy to advertise a brand new single. That is severe sh** and should be addressed… I don’t thoughts being referred to as the worst individual on Earth… however individuals round me are becoming concerned and harm and I hate to trigger strife to anybody together with Rashid.”
“That is pissing me off,” he added, urging that he be allowed to launch his upcoming music in ‘peace’ on February 22.
“Until then, everybody please settle down and ship me hate mail as a substitute,” he mentioned.
Rashid’s allegations have incited a storm on native Twitter, the place Noor’s title is now trending with quite a few individuals reacting to the accusations.
“Why is Ali Noor performing like being a harasser is a few soulful hipster factor?” requested one consumer, whereas one other wrote, “Ugh. Seems Ali Noor can be a predator. All our childhood stars turning out to be absolute trash.”
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