FOE Link or motive by PPFConfirmed
Case Update Status
Musarratullah Jan didn't filed FIR and no action was taken by Asif Khan
Summary of Case
On 2nd September, 2021 MPA Muhammad Asif Khan, focal person to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa chief minister, hurled verbal threats at journalist Musarratullah Jan for his post about low standard construction work in his constituency.
Journalist Musarratullah Jan told PPF that he works as a freelancer journalist in Peshawar, he made a video about low standard construction work in his constituency and post it on his WhatsApp story.
Someone from Musarrat’s contact list send this video to MPA Muhammad Asif Khan, He (MPA Muhammad Asif Khan) then called and threatened Musarrat.
No First Information Report (FIR) was filed “I know He is powerful man police will not filed FIR against him” Musarrat told PPF.
MPA of Pakistan People’s Party, Nighat Orakzai condemn this incident in KPK assembly.
General Secretary of Peshawar Press Club told PPF that Journalist Musarratullah Jan received threats from MPA of ruling political party, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, Muhammad Asif Khan for his post about low standard construction work in his constituency. Journalist Musarratullah Jan Update Peshawar Press Club on September 2 with showing audio records of threats.
Peshawar Press Club and Khyber Union of Journalists condemned the threats and demanded action against the MPA.
Category of Incident
ICCS Divisions: 0201- Assaults and threats
ICCS Group: 02012-Threat
ICCS Class: 20122-Minor Threat
ICCS Crime: Assaults and threats
Date of incident
Name of affected person
Other affected persons
No other person affected
Name of affected organization
No organization affected
Other affected organizations
No other organization affected
KPK Assembly MPA Muhammad Asif Khan
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
Court where case was presented: Case was not presented in any court
Name of prosecuting lawyer: Case was not presented in any court
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Status of court case: Case was not presented in any court
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