Journalist beaten -Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)

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Journalist beaten

Karachi .Feb.14:Maqbool Ahmed a reporter associated with English daily was beaten by two certain suspects in a moving min-bus on busy MA Jinnah Road near Lightouse on Friday .

The Journalist said that two persons entered into mini-bus of W-11 at jama Cloth and one of them sat with him .The suspect pulled out a pistol and warned the newsman to be seated till when they alight from it.

Maqbool tried to alight from the vehicle at lighthouse .one suspect pushed him back and on his face causing him injuries.both the suspects subjected him to beathing before fleeing with out any hindrance. eidgah Police was informed .about the incident.
Source: The Nation
Date:2/14/2004