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Mehwish Among Top 5 Muslim Women Shattering Stereotypes

Web Desk: The famous Pakistani Actress, Humanitarian, Singer Mehwish Hayat gets another feather in her cap as she has been chosen as one of the top five Muslim women in the world who are breaking stereotypes and changing the world for better. 

According to Details the Mehwish Hayat has been enlisted in the list of five women struggling for change by the international magazine ‘The Muslim Vibe’. Recently Mehwish has been seen on international media talking about how Bollywood and Hollywood misinterpret the image of Muslims through their cinemas.

The Tamgha-i-Imtiaz recipient also took lion’s share in enlightening the educational, social and other basic rights of women.

She said that the reality is way too far away from what has been shown in Hollywood and Bollywood regarding Islam and Pakistan. Her voice was praised by the whole world and now she has made it to the list of The Muslim Vibe’s top five Muslim women in the world who are striving to make the world a better place to live in.

Mehwish Hayat was very happy receiving the honour and assured that she will keep trying to diminish the stereotypical school of thought. I wish for the betterment of the society like every other woman, she added.

Along with Mehwish, the list includes an Egyptian athlete, Manal Rostom, who is also the founder of online community Surviving Hijab and Ilhan Omar, who is the member of the US House of Representatives as well as the first woman of colour and the first Somali American to be elected from Minnesota. Besides, it also features Linda Sarsour, an American political activist and American sabre fencer and Ibtihaj Muhammad.