Demo held against torture on journalist

September 22, 2015 Off By Web Desk

KARACHI: Journalists held a protest demonstration outside the Karachi Press Club here on Wednesday against Karachi Railaways authority for torturing senior journalist, Chand Nawab while performing his journalistic reposnsibililtes at Cantt Railway Station Karachi.

The protest was organized by KPC, where senior journalists belonging to different media outlets, carrying placards and banners, raised slogans against torture on the journalist, government negligience in providing protection to journalists.

In protest, Karachi Press Club General Secretary AH Khanzada, Ameen Yousuf, Nawab Qureshi and others were also present.

Addressing the jounalists, Khanzada condemend the railway police violence on Chand Nawab. He said several times, journalists were targeted, which was a conspiracy to undermine peace in the city. He said few days before some people attacked private TV channel DSNG Van in Liaquatabad area.

Khanzada said violence against journalists is tantamount to attack on media. He demamded of the government that the strict action should be taken against the involved personnel and bring them to justice.