The incident of displaying the rainbow flag at the concert provoked a public outcry from local media that called for those involved to be brought to justice.
This smear campaign prompted Egypt’s public prosecutor to announce an investigation into the promotion of “habitual debauchery” and “homosexuality” on 25 September.
She faces charges of “habitual debauchery,” “inciting debauchery”, “promoting sexual deviance” and “belonging to a banned group”.
These charges can carry prison sentences of up to 15 years under the penal code and the law on prostitution.
He further ordered state security prosecutors to open investigations against those who raised the flag at the concert.