Not Applicable

FOE Link or motive by PPF

Confirmed

Case Update Status

That was the security check. Karachi Press Club (KPC) don't have any issue regarding the security check

Summary of Case

"On 27 July 2020, Monday morning The law enforcement agencies conducted a full dress rehearsal at the Karachi Press Club (KPC) without any prior permission, which created concern among the members. On query, they explained that rehearsals are underway in different parts of the Red Zone on basis of threat alert and the Karachi Press Club also falls under the same jurisdiction. Meanwhile, Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) has taken serious notice of raid on KPC by Sindh Rangers, and condemned it. Meanwhile, the Karachi Press Club governing body said in a statement that the act undermined the sanctity of the premises. It said law and order and security affairs were of great importance, but entering the press club on this basis was a matter of great concern. The journalist community protested against this act, the governing body said, demanding of the director general of the Sindh Rangers to take immediate action against those personnel who were involved in the incident."

Category of Incident

Raid

ICCS Status

ICCS Divisions: N/A

ICCS Group: N/A

ICCS Class: N/A

ICCS Crime: N/A

Reported By

The News

Date of incident

28

Month

July

Year

2020

Name of affected person

N/A

Other affected persons

N/A

Name of affected organization

Karachi Press Club

Other affected organizations

No other organization affected

Action by

Law enforcement agencies

City

Karachi

Province

Sindh

Designation

N/A

Professional category

N/A

Age of victim

N/A

Marital Status

N/A

Compensation Details

Amount of compensation announced by government: No compensation Announced

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

Date of compensation announced by others: N/A

Date compensation paid by others: N/A

FIR Details

Was FIR registered ?: No

Court Details

Was case investigated ?: N/A

Court where case was presented: N/A

Name of prosecuting lawyer: N/A

Date of first court hearing:

Date of last court hearing:

Status of court case: N/A

Journalist Union Status

PFUJ

N/A

APNS

N/A

CPNE

N/A

PBA

N/A

Condemn Status

Colleague of victim

N/A

Employer organization

N/A

Press Club Status

Press club 1: N/A

Press club 2: N/A

Press club 3: N/A