Journalist manhandled, arrestedFebruary 25, 2014
KILLA ABDULLAH: Secretary General Killa Abdullah Press Club and Reporter Express was arrested by levies after serious beating. Due to the efforts of AC Killa Abdullah, JUI-N and President Press Club Killa Abdullah he was freed.
According to details Reporter Express Ziaul Haq went to Levies than for some work. Levies Risaldar owing to personal enmity exchanged hot words and committed torture on him. And then lodged him in the levies thana lock up.
On information President Killa Abdullah Press Club Rehmatullah Achakzai and other journalists, JUI-N leader Haji Habibullah Kakozai and others reached the thana and sought his release. Assistant Commissioner resolved the issue and Ziaul Haq was freed.
After the incident at an emergency meeting of Press club the incident was reviewed and future course of action was also discussed. Members also severely criticized negative role of some people.