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Slain journalist’s family gets Rs1.5m compensation

KHAR: Two cheques worth Rs1.5 million were handed over to the family members of slain journalist Muhammad Ibrahim here Tuesday.

Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani and Rehman Malik had announced Rs1 million and Rs0.5 million, respectively, as compensation for the family of slain journalist.

Political Agent Shafirullah handed over the cheques to the family of the slain journalist in a ceremony at Khar Rest House. Members of the bereaved family, officials, journalists and tribal elders, attended it. Ibrahim’s son Imran thanked the government for supporting his family.
Source: The News
Date:5/28/2008