ISLAMABAD (Dec 22, 2018) — Comedian Shafaat Ali came to the rescue of local authorities as he mimicked Prime Minister Imran Khan to successfully convince a man to climb down from a mobile phone transmission tower.
The renowned talented young artist is known to make people laugh with his mimicries and hilarious lampooning of famous personalities. This was his first attempt though at using this gifted skill to save a person’s life–and a first such incident in the country.
When asked to climb down, the man from Sargodha said he would only speak to Prime Minister Imran Khan. The police and the rescue team then sought Ali’s help in speaking with the individual.
How good is Ali in mimicking PM Khan? Watch the video below.
The man hailing from Sargodha had climbed on top of a mobile phone signal tower in the Blue Area of the capital city, demanding that he be made the prime minister so he can improve the country’s economic condition and repay debts within six months.
More about the comedian: Syed Shafaat Ali is a Pakistani impressionist and comedian who is known for his impressions of Pakistani public figures. Ali was born in Peshawar and studied engineering. In 2006, Ali co-hosted the 4 Man Show. In 2011, Ali co-hosted Banana News Network.
In January this year, he mimicked cricketer Shahid Afridi in front of the latter:
Ali in October mimicked Maulana Tariq Jamil: