Indian playback singer, Rekha Bhardwaj and Harshdeep Kaur have taken their names back from ‘Shaan-e-Pakistan’ 2019 gala. The event is going to happen next month in Lahore and Rekha was going to be the star at the event. Both the singers have withdrawn their name in the wake of Pulwama attack in Kashmir.
Rekha, popular for songs like ‘Kabira’, ‘Ghagra’, ‘Genda Phool’ canceled her show to Pakistan immediately after the Pulwama attack. According to IANS, she was going to the event with the team.
On the other hand, Harshdeep Kaur who has sung hit tracks like, ‘Nachde Ne Saare’, ‘Dilbaro’ confirmed that she will also not be a part of the event in Lahore.
Shaan-e-Pakistan was bringing talented singers from India and Pakistan on one stage for a musical submit and award night on March 21 and March 22.
Earlier, Bollywood industry has banned Pakistani artists in films. Alongside, the Indian filmmakers have decided not to release their movies in Pakistan.