Shoaib Akhtar has but once more landed himself into bother after Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) authorized advisor Tafazzul Rizvi filed a prison in addition to defamation swimsuit in opposition to the previous quick bowler for his allegedly inappropriate feedback in opposition to him in a YouTube present. Rizvi, the lengthy serving authorized advisor of the board, made it clear he had initiated defamation and prison proceedings in opposition to Akhtar and in addition lodged a grievance with the Federal Investigation Agency below its cyber crime legal guidelines.
Akhtar, who did a video on the three yr ban imposed on the controversial Umar Akmal, has additionally ended up irking the Pakistan Bar Council which in a press release cautioned him to watch out together with his phrases whereas speaking in regards to the authorized fraternity.
The council specifically mentioned it was dissatisfied to listen to the feedback Akhtar had made about Rizvi, a revered member of the authorized fraternity.
“Shoaib Akhtar should be very careful in his discussions on matters pertaining to the legal community,” the assertion mentioned.
The Pakistan Cricket Board in a press release mentioned it was dissatisfied with Akhtar’s poor selection of phrases whereas publicly commenting in regards to the PCB’s authorized division and its authorized advisor.
“The language used by Akhtar was highly inappropriate and disrespectful, and cannot be condoned in any civilised society. The PCB’s legal advisor, Mr Taffazul Rizvi, in his own discretion, has initiated defamation and criminal proceedings against Shoaib Akhtar, while the PCB too reserves its rights.”
Akhtar, who has additionally acquired into bother within the current previous due to his YouTube channel, defended Umar in his video and criticised the three yr ban on him imposed by the Disciplinary Panel of the board.
He additionally mocked Tafazzul Rizvi and questioned his authorized expertise claiming he (Tafazzul) at all times solely difficult issues between the board and gamers and in addition claimed he had defeated him on this case.