New Delhi, Aug 12 A performance by famous Indian singer Mika Singh and his troupe at the wedding of a billionaire’s daughter, apparently close to former Pakistan President General Pervez Musharaff, in Karachi has caused a furore, amid strained ties between the two countries
The Mika Singh performace at the plush Karachi bungalow of billionaire businessman Adnan Asad on August 8 had VIP guests which reportedly included family members of India’s most wanted fugitive Dawood Ibrahim, who presently operates from Pakistan.
Asad, a cousin of Musharraf, had hosted ‘Mika Singh Night’ on occasion of the ‘Mehndi’ ceremony of his daughter Scellina, at 23, Beach Avenue, Phase VIII of Defence House Authority (DHA), a place not very far from where D-company members Anees Ibrahim and Chhota Shakeel reside in Karachi.
As per sources, top bureaucrats, army and police officials, family of star cricketers, including Miandad’s, were also invited in the show which began after midnight. Miandad’s son Junaid is married to Dawood’s daughter Mahrukh.
Owner of the multi-billion Venus Group, Asad’s Facebook profile boasts of his closeness with star cricketers and army top brass and former chief of Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence Ahmed Shuja Pasha.