Motiwala for release of Pak journalistJuly 16, 2014
KARACHI: Pakistan Afghanistan Joint Chamber of Commerce & Industry’s (PAJCCI) Co-President Zubair Motiwala has appealed to the office of Hamid Karzai, President Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, for the release of a reporter from electronic media of Pakistan, Faizullah Khan, who was sentenced to four years in prison on charges of entering Afghanistan without proper travelling documents.
He added that heavy sentence like such would severely affect the confidence building measures initiated by the governments of Pakistan and Afghanistan for enhancing cordial relationship between the two neighboring countries.
Motiwala also discussed the matter with Khan Jan Alkozai and President PAJCCI to use his kind office in facilitation of Faizullah Khan’s release. He also appreciated timely intervention of Pakistan government in this context.