Faisal Mirza & Malik Junaid
FOE Link or motive by PPFConfirmed
Case Update Status
Matter solved with verbal communication
Summary of Case
On 23 Feb, 2021 reporters of Kooh-e-Noor TV Muhammad Faisal Mirza and Malik Junaid has been threatened by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf social media activist Zakia Safdar Abbasi.
On Apr 27, 21 Muhammad Faisal Mirza and Malik Junaid told PPF that they did a story on complaint of Ms. Zakia that a family kidnapped a maid, they grabbed her, not releasing her nor giving her the salary. Muhammad Faisal Mirza and Malik Junaid on aired story regarding the incident.
Later on when Muhammad Faisal Mirza and Malik Junaid did investigation on it so they came to know that the girl was living there by her own. She was not forced to lived there as a maid and worked for a family, basically Ms. Zakia wanted to harass the family so the both reporters on aired another story against Ms. Zakia and she than started calling to them that she will not leave them both as they filed story against her. The both journalists filed application on Khanna Police Station, no threats they had after that incident and as well as no legal proceedings had been done no one follow-up the case.
On Apr 27, 21 Head Mohrar Mr. Mubashir told PPF that they just filed application no legal proceedings had been done.
On Apr 27, 21 Regional Head of Kooh e Noor Mr. Iftekhar Bhatti told PPF that they did a story regarding the girl abduction so they got threats from Ms. Zakia as she was spreading the false news everywhere so we aired story with her name. When she called me and gave me threats as well so I suggested both the journalist to file an application for their safety.
On Apr 27, 21 president of National Press Club Mr. Shakeel told PPF that I don’t know regarding the incident.
On 24th Jan, 2022, Muhammad Faisal told PPF Zakia Safdar Abbasi came National Press Club and President of National Press Club Shakeel Anjum invited Muhammad Faisal and suggested settling the matter with communication then we solved the matter with verbal communication. No FIR was submitted in this regard.
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
Name of affected organization
Other affected organizations
No other organization affected
Zakia Safdar Abbasi
Age of victim
37 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 ?: Yes
Date of FIR:
FIR Details: Not available
Police station of FIR: Khanna Police Station
Name of complainant: Malik Junaid
Name of accused in FIR: Zakia Safdar Abbasi
Was case investigated ?: No
Court where case was presented: Case was not presented in any court
Name of prosecuting lawyer: Case was not presented in any court
Date of first court hearing:
Date of last court hearing:
Status of court case: Case was not presented in any court
Journalist Union Status
Media Source Status
Colleague of victim
Kooh-e-Noor TV's administration condemn
Press Club Status
Press club 1: N/A
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