Umar Akmal claims of being attacked outside home

 Umar Akmal claims of being attacked outside home

Pakistani cricketer Umar Akmal,

ISLAMABAD(LAHORE), 10 July: Pakistani cricketer Umar Akmal, who had previously remained part of controversies, on Saturday claimed that he has been attacked outside his home in Lahore by two men as police arrested the suspected attackers.

The middle-order batter, who is currently not part of the Pakistan cricket team touring England, today approached police and submitted a written complaint claiming that he has been attacked by two men with an intention to kill him outside his home.

Umar Akmal also provided the police with video evidence of the entire episode.

The police after receiving the complaint immediately arrested the alleged attackers, who claimed that they were fans of the cricketer and tried to take a selfie with him when the situation turned violent.

Case against Umar Akmal

The other side also approached the police for registering a case against Umar Akmal, claiming that he tortured them along with his servants while taking a selfie with him.

Those arrested included a British and a Pakistani national.

It is pertinent to mention here that on July 07, Middle-order batter Umar Akmal apologized for his action to cricket lovers and board in a video released by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).

The video is part of PCB’s rehabilitation program. The 31-year-old Umar previously paid a fine of PKR 4.2 million which was imposed by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (ICAS) and PCB.

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