The male celebrities wear nail polish in Pakistan on one of their fingers.
What do you think the real cause behind this act?
The male celebrities around the world wear nail polish on their fingernails to support the Polished Man Campaign. This campaign aims to sketch a softer side of Pakistani men and to raise awareness against child abuse.
The polished man campaign takes place every year in October. In Pakistan, it took place for the first time as Pakistan faced a huge number of cases of child abuse. To speak against child violence, celebrities from different sectors have stood up. They have joined the international campaign to show their support against child abuse.
This campaign was very successful. It showed to the international community that Pakistani men WILL NEVER tolerate such acts in their country.
Shaniera Akram, spouse of Pakistan’s “Swing ka Sultan” Wasim Akram, used her Twitter account to raise voice for this cause. Furthermore, she made clear that the aim of the Polished Man Campaign is to paint a softer face of males of the Pakistani Nation.
Pakistani nation including showbiz and sports celebrities gave a very good response for the Polished Man Campaign. Many of the people polished their fingernails and posted the pictures on their social accounts.
Here are the pictures of some notable Pakistani celebrities who wear nail polish to raise voice against child abuse.
Shaniera Akram said on her Twitter account,
“Some of the toughest men Pakistan has ever produced are showing their softer side & coloring one nail represents the millions of children who suffer every day at the hand of an adult. Our Pakistani heroes say “We WILL NOT tolerated child abuse in our country.”.”
Source: Shaniera’s Twitter Account