FOE Link or motive by PPFConfirmed
Case Update Status
Police did not register any FIR, Application submitted to CCPO Lahore. But, no action taken by anyone till date.
Summary of Case
"On 3 April, 2021 Freelance journalist Shahid Aslam was detained in office of Senior Member Board of Revenue (SMBR) where he went to get opinion of Babar Hayat Tarar who was accused of wrongdoing when he was the secretary Cooperative Department.
Speaking to PPF Mr. Shahid Aslam said that He was detained in a Senior Board of Revenue office by Senior Member of SMBR Punjab Mr. Babar Hayat, Member Haider, their security guards and on duty police officials, where he went for the taking the point of view of Mr. Babar related to a story of wrongdoings of his brother when Babar was Secretary Cooperative of that department. The offcials took Laptop, Mobile and other documents from Aslam and warned him to never enter in a office again or Aslam will face serious consequences.
Aslam said local Police Station refused to register FIR and said contact CCPO. Aslam submitted Application ito CCPO Punjab. No action taken by CCPO.
President and other officials of Lahore Press Club condemned the incident.
Shahid later reported the same news on Bol TV and updated PPF that he did not receive any threats after the above mentioned incident. "
Category of Incident
ICCS Divisions: 0202-Acts against liberty
ICCS Group: 02022-Deprivation of liberty
ICCS Class: N/A
ICCS Crime: Acts against liberty
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
Senior Member Board of Revenue (SMBR)
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 not presented in court
Name of prosecuting lawyer: Case not presented in court
Date of first court hearing:
Date of last court hearing:
Status of court case: Case not presented in court
Journalist Union Status
Media Source Status
Colleague of victim
Press Club Status
Press club 1: Lahore press club strongly condemn.
Press club 2:
Press club 3: