A video circulating on social media shows the driver of former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif allegedly spitting on a woman who had flagged down his car and asked a probing question.
In the viral video, shared on various social media platforms and the Pakistani discussion forum Siasat.pk, the woman waved down the car in which Nawaz Sharif was seated in the front passenger seat. The driver stopped the car and lowered the window.
In Hyde Park, London — Nawaz Shareef in London, 16th September 2023. His driver spit on the lady’s face.@YasirAliHashmi6 @YasirRa35139397 @akbarbajwa @majeed_ammar #NawazSharif #MaryamNawaz #PTI #PMLN #FreedomOfExpression #FreedomOfSpeech pic.twitter.com/2qwmpQdhwx
— Abuzar Muazam (@AbuzarButt) September 16, 2023
Recording the incident on her mobile phone, the woman purportedly questioned Nawaz Sharif about corruption allegations. In response, the driver reportedly spat on her face, quickly closed the window, and drove away.