Maira Hashmi is a Pakistani journalist who made headlines in July 2022 after she slapped a boy while she was reporting on the Eid al-Adha festival.Maira Hashmi grew up in Lahore, Pakistan.Her father, Taj Mohammed, was the personal security guard of Bilawal Bhutto Zardaris mother, Benazir Bhutto. On 27 December 2007, her father died along with Benazir Bhutto in a suicide blast.On 23 February 2018, she joined Neo News HD as a reporter.In 2019, she joined Lahore Rang as a reporter.In 2021, she created a video on the viral video Yeh humaari car hai, aur yeh hum hai. Aur yeh humari pawri ho rahi hai of Dananeer Mobeen.In 2022, she interviewed Bilawal Bhutto Zardari following which it was rumoured that both were in a relationship. Later, Maira took to social media to clarify that Bilawal Bhutto Zardari was like her brother. Maira Hashmi with Bilawal Bhutto Zardari.Maira is often spotted supporting the Pakistan Peoples Party. Maira Hashmi with the Pakistan Peoples Party flag.On 10 July 2022, after her video of slapping a boy during her reporting on the Eid al-Adha festival went viral, netizens started comparing her with Pakistani journalist Chand Nawab, and she even earned the name Lady Chand Nawab.As the clip left most netizens divided, Hashmi took to Twitter to explain herself. She wrote, This guy was bothering a family during the interview, which made the family upset. I first tried to nicely tell him that his behaviour was not good, but it fell on deaf ears and he resorted to bothering the family even more. I, therefore, decided that the boys behaviour should no longer be tolerated..