Swat journalists announce 3-day mourning

MINGORA: The local journalists have announced a three-day mourning for a colleague killed by security forces here on Saturday night.

Resenting the killing of Qari Shuaib, journalists announced a three-day mourning from Nov 12.

They also staged demonstrations in Mingora city and chanted slogans against the government and security forces.

The protesting journalists demanded that the government ensure security of media persons. They asked the government to compensate the family of the slain journalist and avoid a repeat of such incidents in future.

Staff report


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