Pride of Performance receipt and Chairman Empire Productions, Rashid Mahmood via his official Twitter handle said, “After Apologies PTV Management, I receive another cheque from PTV, (Revised) Rs620 in to Rs9600.”
Rashid Mahmood said he has not cashed either of the cheques instead he plans to frame. The veteran actor clarified, “I will not work in future with PTV. This is final.”
After Apologies Ptv Management, I Receive An other Cheque from Ptv, (Revised) Rs. 620/- in to Rs. 9600/-. I have do not Cash Both Cheque. But I Framed and Decorate in my Dringroom. And i am Not Work in Future With PTV. This is Final. #RashidMahmood #PTV @INFOEMPIRE_PK pic.twitter.com/z2umMOd8Ve
— RASHID MAHMOOD (@RASHIDMAHMOODTV) September 15, 2020
One Twitter user Usman Javed said, “I am amazed we all pay 100 Rs every month and in return these veteran actors got peanuts in return. Feel ashamed Sir.”
I am amazed we all pay 100 Rs every month and in return these veteran actors got peanuts in return. Feel ashamed Sir !
— |_|$|/|@|| (@usman__ahmed) September 16, 2020
We condem the act of ptv making fun of such national hero like this. #selected government is destroying everything even discouraging artists 🎨
— Gul M Khan Jakhrani (@gmjakhrani) September 15, 2020
Earlier singers, actors, directors including; Ali Zafar and Shamoun Abbasi raised their voice against PTV for sending PKR620 cheque to the veteran actor Rashid Mehmood who has more than four decade of experience of working for Pakistan Television.