FOE Link or motive by PPFConfirmed
Case Update Status
Matter resolved between both parties. No FIR filed regarding trhe case
Summary of Case
"On 13 April 2021, Daily Dunya newspaper photographer Amjad Hussain was stopped from taking photos of sit-in of Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) in Lahore – two days before the TLP was banned by the federal government.
“Police used abusive language, snatched my camera and beat me up as well,” the photographer told his colleagues. He was returned his camera after senior journalists intervened and talked to senior police officials.
On Apr 18, 2021 Amjad Hussain told PPF that I was there for making pictures of the protest meanwhile He saw a police man was beating a protestor very badly, Amjad took a photo and went there for separating them meanwhile police snatched the camera and later on returned to me."
Category of Incident
ICCS Divisions: "0208 - Acts intended to induce fear or emotional distress"
ICCS Group: "02081 - Harassment "
ICCS Class: N/A
ICCS Crime: "Acts intended to induce fear or emotional distress "
Date of incident
Name of affected person
Other affected persons
No other person affected
Name of affected organization
Daily Dunya Newspaper
Other affected organizations
No other organization affected
Age of victim
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 court
Name of prosecuting lawyer: Case not presented in court
Date of first court hearing:
Date of last court hearing:
Status of court case: Case not presented in court
Journalist Union Status
Media Source Status
Colleague of victim
Press Club Status
Press club 1: N/A
Press club 2:
Press club 3: