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Attack on journalist flayed

KARACHI: The Advisor to Sindh Chief Minister for Information Jamil Ahmed Soomro has condemned the attack on bureau chief of local news channel Anwar Kamal in Hyderabad.

While inquiring about the health from Anwar Kamal here at a private hospital Jamil Soomro said that the anti-social and anti-democratic elements were targeting the Journalists to create panic and unrest among the sensitive segment of the society. He said that the government believed in freedom of press.

Meanwhile, the Advisor to Sindh Chief Minister Sharmilla Farooqui also condemned the attack on Anwar Kamal and termed it as attempt on the democracy and voice of the people. She said that PPP government doesn’t allow any miscreant to create unrest among the society and added that not only present government St PPP itself stands with the Journalists as it did in the past.
Source: The Nation
Date:7/28/2010