Pakistani chaiwala Arshad Khan gets his first commercial ad

Pakistani chaiwala Arshad Khan gets his first commercial ad

Dubai - Khan had late last month signed up with a retail site in Pakistan, fitin.pk, as a model, and has since then landed many advertising contracts.



By Web Report

Published: Thu 10 Nov 2016, 12:13 PM

Last updated: Thu 10 Nov 2016, 4:34 PM

Pakistani 'chaiwala' Arshad Khan, who broke the internet last month after his pictures went viral, has featured in his first commercial advertisement.

His advertisements for Superpower Motorcycle have taken the online world by storm, and have gathered praise for his rugged looks in a biker jacket and helmet.
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Khan had late last month signed up with a retail site in Pakistan, fitin.pk, as a model, and has since then landed many advertising contracts.

One of 18 siblings, Arshad hails from Kohat and had been making tea at Islamabad's Sunday Bazaar for three months until he was discovered by photographer Jiah Ali, who shared his pictures on Instagram.

Khan has never been to school.
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