Attack on journalist condemned -Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)

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Attack on journalist condemned

MIRPURKHAS: President National Press Club Qamaruddin condemned the murderous attack on the senior journalist of Hyderabad and called for the judicial inquiry into the matter.

He was addressing a meeting here on Tuesday where he termed it a coward act and declared it a conspiracy against the media and freedom of the press.

He alleged that the attack on their companion journalist was pre-planned, discouraging him to speak for the rights of people and wretched of the earth. He appealed the high ups to take action against the responsible persons, providing proper security to the media persons.

The meeting was also attended by Afaq Ahmed, M Hashim Shar, Sajjad Rind, Sohail, Irfan Qureshi, Ghulam Rasool Mugheri, Shehzad, Zeshan and Syed Zahir Shah.

Source: The Nation

Date:1/6/2010