Karachi, July 09, 2018 (PPI-OT): The APNS expresses its concerns over the recent statement of Abdul Haleem Mirani, General Secretary, Akhbar Farosh Union, District Ghotki, Mir Pur Mathelo against his neighbour, Maula Dino Mirani and his sons to forcibly purchase his house on cheap rate, stated a press release of All Pakistan Newspapers Society.
Mr. Sarmad Ali, Secretary General, APNS has expressed profound concern over the recent statement of the General Secretary, Akhbar Farosh Union, District Ghotki, Mir Pur Mathelo. The APNS strongly condemns the threats of violence as an attempt to suppress the media forcibly.
The APNS also appealed to the Inspector General, Sindh Police to provide adequate and meaningful security to media houses, journalists and distributors of newspapers and take action against the culprits who resorted to these illegal activities aimed at deterring the ability of press to report truth and provide access to information.
For more information, contact:
All Pakistan Newspapers Society (APNS)
32, Farid Chamber Abdullah Haroon Road,
Karachi Post Code 74400
Tel: +92-21-5671256, +92-21-5671314