CPNE condemns murder of journalist -Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)

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CPNE condemns murder of journalist

KARACHI, September 4:The Secretary General, Council of Pakistan Newspaper Editors (CPNE), Dr Jabbar Khattak, expressing his deep concern over the ruthless murder of the Chief Reporter of Daily ‘Asas’, Mohammad Akbar condemned the ongoing killing spree in the city.

He also appealed to the government to take strong notice of the incident, apprehend the real culprits and give them exemplary punishment otherwise any laxity from the government in this matter would be taken as a serious blow to the freedom of press aimed at intimidating journalist community.
Source: Business Recorder
Date:9/4/2003