Having played the lead role in the heroic story of Ertugrul, the father the founder of the Ottoman Empire, Engin Altan Düzyatan has a huge fanbase in Pakistan. Last week, the actor landed in Lahore on a short trip to Pakistan. But, according to media reports based on police sources Engin Altan’s host, Pakistani Tik Tok star, Kashif Zameer is a wanted felon.
Kashif Zameer, the TikTok celebrity, was seen accompanying the Turkish actor everywhere during the his public appearances in Lahore. And, it was Zameer who was hosting Engin Altan in Pakistan after striking a deal worth a million dollars, but as per reports, Zameer has paid Altan only half of that amount. Moreover, he has previously been booked in eight criminal cases pertaining to fraud, betrayal of trust, car theft and robbery. Four cases were registered against him in Lahore and two in Toba Tek Singh, while a case of fraud was registered in Sialkot.
Kashif Zameer is the managing director of the Chaudhry Group of Companies. In an interview with Daily Pakistan, Kashif Zameer said that Engin Altan would be the global brand ambassador of his company after signing a Rs. 17 crore deal. Kashif Zameer denies all allegations related to defrauding the Turkish actor, claiming some local brands and media outlets are tarnishing his image ‘out of revenge’ for not letting them meet the Turkish celebrity.
Previously, Engin Altan was planning to visit Pakistan as the brand ambassador for Blue World City. Later, it was revealed that the project was an illegal housing scheme and that the Rawalpindi Development Authority (RDA) had even filed charges against Blue World City.