Inquiry demanded -Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)

Paksitan Press Foundtion

Inquiry demanded

Abbottabad- An all partiesÂ’ conference in Abbottabad has demanded inquiry by a high court judge into the issue of alleged publication of an objectionable article in a local daily.

The office of the daily was sealed under section 259-C and its three staff-members were arrested.

The meeting, called by Jamiat Islami, Abbottabad, was attended by religious and political parties, representatives of traders unions, lawyers, journalists, SSP and Tuhaffuz-i-Khatm-i-Nabuwat.

Meanwhile, the members of Press Club Abbottabad and Union of Journalists have repeated their demand for impartial inquiry and release of the journalists and workers of the daily.

Source: Dawn
Date:6/8/2001