Malik Ehtisham

FOE Link or motive by PPF

Confirmed

Case Update Status

Case is under Investigation, No one was arrested till date

Summary of Case

"On Jan 23, 2021Armed men detained reporter Malik Ehtisham and cameraman Munawar Abbasi of Qaumi Lalka`r daily while transporting the newspaper copies in Maloot area of Bani Gala residential district . A First Information Report read that the newspaper carried special edition on Park View Housing Society and Islamabad Model Project. The armed men also snatched camera and hurled life threats during the detention of the journalist. Local police investigating detention of the journalists. On 15-Apr-21 HM Bani Gala police station Mr. Qaisar told PPF that no one has been arrested till date the case is in under investigation. On 23 Apr, 2021 Editor of Qoumi Lalkar Mr. Faisal Nadeem told PPF that His reporter and Cameraman was on the wau to distribute newspapers. The Newspapers of that day had news regarding park view housing society owned by Mr. Aleem Khan of ruling party PTI. Some people detained them for 2 hours till Mr. Faisal with Police reached the point of incident. According to Mr. faisal the FIR was registered in Bani Gala Police Station while still no one arrested. "

Category of Incident

Detained

ICCS Status

ICCS Divisions: 0202-Acts against liberty

ICCS Group: 02022-Deprivation of liberty

ICCS Class: "N/A"

ICCS Crime: Acts against liberty

Reported By

Freedom Network

Date of incident

23

Month

Jan

Year

2021

Name of affected person

Malik Ehtisham

Other affected persons

Munawar Abbasi

Name of affected organization

Quomi lalkar Daily

Other affected organizations

No other organization affected

Action by

Armed men

City

Islamabad

Province

Capital Territory

Designation

Reporter, Cameraman

Professional category

Journalist

Age of victim

N/A

Marital Status

N/A

Compensation Details

Amount of compensation announced by government: No compensation announced by Government

Date of compensation announcement by government: N/A

Date of compensation paid by government: N/A

Amount of compensation announced by others: No compensation announced by Government

Date of compensation announced by others: N/A

Date compensation paid by others: N/A

FIR Details

Was FIR registered ?: Yes

Date of FIR:

FIR Details: FIR No 20/2021

Police station of FIR: Bani Gala Police Station

Name of complainant: Muhammad Faisal

Name of accused in FIR: Unidentified Persons

Court Details

Was case investigated ?: Under Investigation

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

PFUJ

Condemn

APNS

Not required

CPNE

Not required

PBA

Not required

Condemn Status

Colleague of victim

Not required

Employer organization

Editor Faisal Nadeem

Press Club Status

Press club 1: National Press Club

Press club 2: Not required

Press club 3: Not required