ISLAMABAD: Majority of Pakistanis (70%) would not allow their child to become a musician said Gilani Research Foundation (GRF POLL).

According to a Gilani Research Foundation Survey carried out by Gallup Pakistan , significant majority of Pakistanis about 70%, when asked whether they would permit their child to become a musician, out rightly said that they would not allow it at all.

A nationally representative sample of men and women from across the four provinces was asked, “Suppose that your child chooses arts subjects and wants to go in one of the following professions (Musician); would you allow your child to enter these professions in the future?” In response to this question, 29% said they would allow the child, 70% said they would not allow it at all while 1% did not respond.