(London Press Release):-
Pakistan Journalist Association (United Kingdom) strongly condemn the brutal attack on supreme court of Pakistan reporter and popular youtber Siddiqe Jan on 4 July 2021 in Port city Gawadar. According to reports Mr. Jan was on official duty for the coverage of the Prime Minister Imran Khan’s inaugural ceremony of the Gawadar Port projects on 5 July 2021.
According to reports a team of ARY Tv Channel lead by Arshard Sharif brutally attacked Siddiq Jan in a local restaurant. Mr Jan suffered injuries and revived medical attention. It is reported that some members of the ARY team were involved in activities which are immoral and unethical.
PJA demand from the ARY management to Immediately Dismiss the individuals involved in the brutal attack on Siddiq Jan a prominent journalist and youtber.
In an emergency meeting senior PJA members Mr. Wajahat Ali Khan, (Gen Secretary), Mr. Ghulam Hussian Awan, Dr Shahid Qureshi demanded from the government of Pakistan to take stiff action against the ‘criminal gang’ of ARY TV network.
PJA stand by journalist Siddiq Jan in solidarity and condemn the brutal assault by Arshad Sharif and his crew.
Wajahat Ali Khan