Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry admitted in an interview recently that he was the one who suggested and recommended the actress Mehwish Hayat to be awarded Tamgha-e-Imtiaz.
Mehwish Hayat, the actress who was awarded the highest civilian award for her role in the Pakistani film and drama industry, has been criticized on numerous occasions since then.
Now recently, the Federal Minister for Science and Technology Fawad Chaudhry gave an interview in the Geo News program ”Aik Din Geo Ky Sath” during which he revealed about the medal of the Mehwish Hayat.
During the interview, when the host asked Fawad Chaudhry about his favorite actress, the federal minister said, “Mehwish Hayat is the best actress. I was the one who suggested her for Tamgha-e-Imtiaz due to excellent business of her films.
He added that “I am very serious about the awards and I want those who are on top of their field to receive the awards”. It may be recalled that actress Mehwish Hayat was honored with ‘Tamagha Imtiaz’ in the Presidency of Pakistan on the occasion of Pakistan Day.