KARACHI: Arshad Khan, aka the famous ‘Chai Wala’ (tea-seller), must be thanking his lucky stars somewhere in Islamabad for having the time of his life. He poured hot tea one day in a cup...someone captured that very moment, and bingo! The ‘Chai Wala’ became a superstar. Arshad has already bagged his first modelling contract, local and international media covered him extensively, got a superb...much-needed makeover from high-fashion Nabila’s Salon, recently walked the ramp at Bridal Couture Week 2016 oozing confidence…
KARACHI: A handsome tea vendor, hogging spotlight in Pakistan and outside the country with sobriquet ‘Chai Wala’ for his dashing looks, has again hit the TV screens – but this time featuring in a commercial ad. Arshad Khan aka Chai Wala became an overnight sensation when a photographer's Instagram shot of him working at his tea stall was shared tens of thousands of times. He has now appeared in a motorcycle ad. As his pictures became an internet hit, local news outlets reported offers of modeling contracts and…
ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani tea merchant with velvet eyes saw his life changed this week when his portrait spread around the Internet, sparking ardent debates on class, objectification, and the place of ethnic Pashtuns in society.
ISLAMABAD: An 18-year-old tea vendor who became Pakistan's hottest new celebrity when his photo went viral on the Internet says he has no plans for an acting career - though he is flattered by the attention.