Munawar Hussain & Noman Memon
FOE Link or motive by PPFConfirmed
Case Update Status
Munawwar Hussain with drawed the FIR on 12 June 2021 and settled the matter with verbal communication.
Summary of Case
"On 17 Jan, 2021 Munawar Hussain, 92 News reporter, and Noman Memon, reporter of Sindh TV channel in Mehrabpur, Naushahro Feroze district in Sindh province, received injuries when a landlord attacked them.
The attack was result of news reports the two journalists filed on cock fight in the area.
The two journalists received injuries. However, they were not life-threatening. The FIR of the attack was registered and later Munawwar withdraw it.
Speaking to PPF, Mr. Munawwar Hussain told that He and His fellow Noman Memon was attacked by local Sardar Zaheer Hajana while they were covering cock fighting in the area.
They were abducted and held incommunicado for three hours. Sardar Zaheer Hajana, who gambled during his imprisonment, was tortured along with his followers. Zaheer Hajana had the support of Barrister Shiraz Rajpar who is Lawyer of Pakistan Peoples Party's leaders Faryal Talpur and Khursheed Shah as Zaheer Hajana is his front man.
They took our photos with weapons to put pressure on us.
Gambling on cockfighting takes place every week near Mehrabpur and Kari Border Village Total. "
Category of Incident
ICCS Divisions: 0201- Assaults and threats
ICCS Group: 02011- Assault
ICCS Class: 020111- Serious assault
ICCS Crime: Assaults and threats
Date of incident
Name of affected person
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Age of victim
36 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: 09/02/2021
FIR Details: FIR# 18/2021
Police station of FIR: Mehrabpur PS
Name of complainant: Munawwar Hussain
Name of accused in FIR: Amir Mughal, Noman Mughal, Rehman Kmboh
Was case investigated ?: Case Closed
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: Mehrabpur press club condemned
Press club 2:
Press club 3: