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SP Aisha But's Tweets were very serious so, IG Punjab himself took notice and transferred her.
Summary of Case
"On 21 Jan, 2021 a senior officer of Punjab Police in Lahore hurled direct threat at Geo News channel’s crime reporter Ahmed Faraz for filing a report on violation of merit policy in transfers and postings.
Aisha Butt, who is SP-level officer of Punjab Police, tweeted that Punjab Police was “ignored” merit policy while transferring and posting cops.
Superintendent of Police (SP) Abdul Wahab told Faraz at DIG Investigation Office in Lahore that ""“Would kill you,” after the report on aired regarding the tweet another police officer, Aisha Butt, who is wife of Mr. Wahab to report the news to his channel, Ahmed told PPF during conversation on March 13, 2021.
Aisha removed the tweet after her high-ups expressed displeasure over making the issue public.
As Geo News channel aired the report, SP Aisha Butt removed her tweet allegedly under pressure from her high-ups.
I did not filed any FIR or submit any application. SP Aisha's tweets were very serious so IG Punjab himself transferred them, Ahmed told PPF. "
Category of Incident
ICCS Divisions: 0201- Assaults and threats
ICCS Group: 02012-Threat
ICCS Class: 020121-Serious Threat
ICCS Crime: Assaults and threats
Date of incident
Name of affected person
Other affected persons
No other person affected
Name of affected organization
Other affected organizations
No other organization affected
Age of victim
47 years old
Amount of compensation announced by government: No compensation announced
Date of compensation announcement by government: No compensation announced
Date of compensation paid by government: No compensation announced
Amount of compensation announced by others: No compensation announced
Date of compensation announced by others: No compensation announced
Date compensation paid by others: No compensation announced
Was FIR registered ?: No
Was case investigated ?: No FIR registered
Court where case was presented: Case not presented in any court
Name of prosecuting lawyer: Case not presented in any court
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Status of court case: Case not presented in any court
Journalist Union Status
Media Source Status
Colleague of victim
Press Club Status
Press club 1: Lahore press club condemned
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