Journalist killing is not something new and it has been an issue in Pakistan from past few years, another journalist of private TV channel Samaa News has been killed in Jhelum by unidentified persons.
Police confirmed the death of Samaa TV reporter Imtiaz Baig during the assassination attempt. The unidentified persons attacked Imtiaz Baig with baton when he came out of local mosque after offering prayer.
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After attacking the TV reporter, attackers fled away from the scene, the dead body of senior journalist was shifted to district body hospital. The investigation team has started working on this sad incident.
Journalist killed in Balochistan
In October 2021, a journalist had also lost his life after getting seriously injured in cracker attack in Hub, Balochistan, province bordering with Karachi.
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He was also killed by hand grenade thrown at vehicle by unidentified persons, wounding two people including a local TV journalist. He later died in local hospital during the medical treatment.