Bilawal condemns journalist’s killing in Tank

KARACHI: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari Chairman Pakistan People’s Party on Wednesday condemned the brutal murder of journalist Zaman Mehsud who was gunned down in Tank in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa yesterday.

In a press statement, the PPP chairman said attacks and killing of journalists are threats to the freedom of press, which the journalist community and the PPP had won through great struggle and sacrifices.

Bilawal asked Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government to catch the culprits without any delay for severe punishment. He also demanded that the family of slain journalist should be provided protection and fair compensation. He said PPP had always stood for the protection of journalists fraternity and won’t remain silent over atrocities against them.