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Sunday, April 20, 2014

Pakistani Prime Minister Calls Meeting To Discuss The Attack On Hamid Mir

The Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif has called for a meeting of senior officers today to discuss the attack on Hamid Mir. Hamid Mir is the executive editor of Pakistani television channel Geo News and a senior journalist.  

Mir was injured in an attack by gunmen in Karachi that took place yesterday. The attack took place while he was on his way to his office from the airport. In this attack four gunmen riding on two motorcycles opened fire on Mir's car yesterday.

Two bullets entered into Mir’s body. He was taken to the hospital immediately in unconscious state. The doctors have said that Mir is now out of danger.

The government of Pakistan has been asked to provide security to the journalists since this type of attack also happen earlier. Three eyewitness of the attack have helped the police to make the sketches of the muggers. To probe into the case of attack, an investigation committee has also been formed.

Sharjeel Memon, who is the Sindh Information Minister, has announced an award of Rs.50 million from the provincial government to those Pakistani who would help the police in getting hold of the attackers.

The President of Pakistan Mamnoon Hussain condemned the attack and expressed regret at the occurrence. Several condemnation messages are circulating on social media websites. The Bureau Chief of Geo News Islamabad, Rana Jawad said that he had a talk with Mir after being attacked and Mir said that the muggers were following him and continued to hit fire at the car. The driver of the car said to Geo News that one of the four attackers had opened fire and targeted the senior journalist.



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