Amir Khan gets death threats for putting up Christmas tree at home

Updated: 22 December, 2017 17:48 IST | A Correspondent |

British boxer Amir Khan was hit by death threats for putting up a Christmas tree at his home. The Bolton-born pugilist shared a video of the tree decorated in lights for his three-year-old daughter Lamaisah

British boxer Amir Khan was hit by death threats for putting up a Christmas tree at his home. The Bolton-born pugilist shared a video (pictured above) of the tree decorated in lights for his three-year-old daughter Lamaisah. "While everyone's asleep, daddy put the Christmas tree up. Lamaisah's going to be happy #Christmas#MerryChristmas2017," Khan, 31, wrote on Instagram.

Amir Khan and Faryal Makhdoom
Amir Khan and Faryal Makhdoom

The post didn't go down well with fans. Khan was bombarded with abuse and threats. One fan wrote: "I promise to god I kill you and your family amir."

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First Published: 22 December, 2017 13:33 IST

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