Karachi: Yesterday, the American magazine Forbes released a list of the 100 most influential artists of Asia Pacific this year. This list was compiled keeping in mind the number of followers of artists on social media platforms and the impact that these artists have had on their social media accounts.
The list released by Forbes includes Pakistani actresses Mahira Khan, Atif Aslam and Ayman Khan. Atif Aslam was included in the list through his social media accounts this year to spread awareness and encouragement during the Corona epidemic, while Mahira Khan was included in the list to spread awareness about mental health issues, violence against women and breast cancer. Has been
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However, Ayman Khan has been included in this list only because of his Instagram followers. She has about 8 million followers and she is the most followed actress in Pakistan. She also runs her own clothing brand through Instagram. But Pakistani social media users are not happy to see Ayman Khan included in the list compiled by Forbes and he is being criticized by most people.
One woman expressed surprise at Ayman Khan’s inclusion in the Forbes list, saying, “What really is his talent?” And will someone please tell me what they did?
Another account asked if anyone would say that Ayman Khan has done more than share his Instagram photos with more than 100 filters, which is why he was included in this list.
A woman named Wajiha said sarcastically, “Only a few lakh followers. Is this the standard?”
A man named Aamir said that he wished Forbes could differentiate between real and fake followers. Another user made a similar comment saying that Atif Aslam and Mahira Khan deserved to join Forbes but this is not a woman with fake followers.