Geo and Jang Office:
In Karachi, The Geo and Jang central office was attacked by protesters on Sunday. A crowd breaks a walkthrough gate installed at the building’s main entrances located on I.I. Chundrigar road.
They attack and pushed the staff inside the building.
The Bureau Chief Karachi Faheem Siddiqui said the Protesters attacked the building “under an elaborate plot.”
He spoke a protest had been announced in advance, but “there were no law enforcement officers present.”
He said no activity is being taken under the protesters; they still present nearby. The protesters are angry over a video shown in the Geo News program on social media. The edited version of which has gone viral said, Siddique.
Geo team has earlier announced an apology in concern to the video. The Bureau chief has briefed that it does not clear who the protesters are asphalt.
“What you see on social media is not how it was said on the show,” he said, adding that Geo News had also aired a clarification as well as an apology on the same show.
“What remains to be known is who these protesters are,” he added.
Irshad Bhatti, the Anchor of the television show “Khabarnaak,” resolved that his program is one of the fun and parody and “Sindh and Sindhis are part of his identity; as is any other province.”
Sindh information minister visit at the site:
Sindh information ministers Nasir Hussain Shah visit the Geo and Jang Office of that place and resolve the matter by vocalizing the protesters.
Everyone has a right to protest, but no one has the right to violence anyone. He said, “Action will be taken against whoever took the law into their hands.”
Muttahida Qaumi Movement visit at the office of Geo and Jang:
Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Faisal Subzwari called the attack “highly reprehensible,” asking what the Sindh Police and authorities were doing when “attackers led by known blackmailer traveled several kilometers in Red Zone.”
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