Popular And Controversial TV Show ‘Mere Pass Tum Ho’ Wraps Up [No Spoilers]
TV show Mere Pass Tum Ho has ended on a surprising note, with the ending generating mixed reactions from avid followers of the show. The majority of Pakistan’s top Twitter trends this evening have been those that pertain to Mere Pass Tum Ho.
The show features Ayeza Khan, Humayun Saeed and Adnan Siddiqui in lead roles.
The drama’s finale aired at 8 pm. Earlier this evening, 8 of 10 top trends in Pakistan had to do with the drama or characters from it.
Written by Khalil-ur-Rehman Qamar and directed by Nadeem Baig, the show has nevertheless generated considerable controversy, amid criticisms of its depiction of women. The plot focuses on a wife who leaves her husband for a rich businessman. Critics have claimed that the show depicts Pakistani women in a poor light and that its script is driven by misogyny. The show came under further fire after Khalil-ur-Rehman Qamar’s remarks in various interviews – which were widely seen as demeaning towards women.