Qamar Butt

FOE Link or motive by PPF

Confirmed

Case Update Status

No FIR was filed regarding the case matter resolved by verbal apology between both parties

Summary of Case

"On Apr 14, 21, ARY News reporter Mr. Qamar Butt in Faisalabad beaten by activists of the religio-political party Tehreek-e-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP) protesting in different cities of the country have started targeting the employees of different private news channels. It is to be mentioned here that the activists of a religious group have staged sit-ins at various points in several cities for the past three days across the country. On 20 Apr, 21 Mr Qamar Butt told PPF that matter resolved between us as TLP leaders said verbal apology to me as well as no legal proceedings done regarding the incident. "

Category of Incident

Assault

ICCS Status

ICCS Divisions: 0201- Assaults and threats

ICCS Group: 02011- Assault

ICCS Class: 020111- Serious assault

ICCS Crime: Assaults and threats

Reported By

ARY News

Date of incident

14

Month

April

Year

2021

Name of affected person

Qamar Butt

Other affected persons

No other person affected

Name of affected organization

ARY News

Other affected organizations

No other organization affected

Action by

Tahreek-e-Labbaik (TLP)

City

Faislabad

Province

Punjab

Designation

Reporter

Professional category

Journalist

Age of victim

Journalist denied to share

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 ?: No

Court Details

Was case investigated ?: No FIR registered

Court where case was presented: Case not presented in any court

Name of prosecuting lawyer: Case not presented in any court

Date of first court hearing:

Date of last court hearing:

Status of court case: Case not presented in any court

Journalist Union Status

PFUJ

Not required

APNS

Not required

CPNE

Not required

PBA

Not required

Condemn Status

Colleague of victim

Not required

Employer organization

Not required

Press Club Status

Press club 1: Not required

Press club 2: Not required

Press club 3: Not required