A Gujranwala YouTuber, Khan Ali, has been arrested after posting videos of pulling a prank on women by giving them money and asking them to buy dupatta for themselves.
A social media user, Sadaf Alvi, shared a video of the YouTuber requesting police officer Amna Baig to take action against him.
Amna Baig tagged CPO Gujranwala to look into the matter after which he was arrested by the Gujranwala Police.
According to CPO Gujranwala, Sarfaraz Ahmed Falki, the YouTube prankster was arrested by a team of Gakhar Mandi police led by SP Saddar Abdul Wahab for harassing and humiliating women in the name of prank videos.
He said that an FIR has been filed against Khan Ali under relevant laws and an inquiry is underway, adding that protecting the dignity of citizens is the top priority of Gujranwala Police.
The YouTuber apologised for his actions in a video message.
The prankster runs a YouTube channel, ‘Velle Loog Khan Ali’, with 323,000 subscribers.