Demo against arrest of reporterOctober 11, 2015
LANDIKOTAL: To denounce the raid and arrest of a journalist in Landikotal, the Tribal Union of Journalists Khyber Agency and Landikotal held a protest demonstration on Sunday. The journalist, Rahat Shinwari was freed two hours after the protest.
The journalists, political party leaders, civil society members and tribesmen of Landikotal took out a rally and gathered in front of political administration office. They chanted slogans against the arrest of Rahat Shinwari.
The president of Landikotal Press Club, Ali Shinwari, President Tribal Union of Journalists Khyber President Mehboob Afridi, Jamati-e-Islami FATA leader , Zarnoor Afridi, President PPP Khyber agency, Hazrwat Wali Afridi, JUI Khyber Agency leader Jihad Shah Afridi, PTI Landikotal leader Abdur Raziq Shinwari, ANP leader Saida Jan, PML-N khyber Agency leader Said Agha Jan addressed the rally and demanded release of the arrested reporter, who was later freed by the law enforcers.