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Lawyers flay attack on newsman

HYDERABAD: Sindh High Court Bar Association Hyderabad and Hyderabad District Bar Association have announced the social boycott of those lawyers who will appear in the court on behalf of the persons, involved in the murderous attack on senior journalist Muhammad Hussain Khan.

The General Secretary Sindh High Court Bar Association Noor-ul-Haq Qureshi Advocate, who is also the President of Hyderabad District Bar Association made this announcement while meeting with President and General Secretary of Hyderabad Press Club here on Friday.

Noor-ul-Haq Qureshi advocate accompanied by General Secretary Sindh High court Bar Council Hyderabad Ayaz Hussain Tunio also informed that the lawyers will appear in the court for journalist Muhammad Hussain Khan free of cost and according to decision, no lawyer will appear on behalf of the persons, involved in the murderous attack.

Besides President Hyderabad Press Club Mahesh Kumar and General Secretary Hameed-ur- Rehman, senior journalists zizullah Malik, Ali Hassan, Lala Rehman Sammu, Usman Ajmeri, Muhammad shahid Shaikh and Rashid Shafi were also present in the meeting.

Source: The Nation

Date:1/2/2009