PM condemns attack on ARY, SAMAA offices in Karachi


ISLAMABAD, Aug 22 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has strongly condemned the attack on ARY and SAMAA television channels offices in Karachi on Monday.

“It is an attack on freedom of press and expression,” the
Prime Minister said, according to a statement issued from the PM’s Office here.

The Prime Minister has directed the authorities concerned
at the federal and provincial levels to bring the culprits to
task on immediate basis.

While directing the authorities concerned to ensure
safety and security of the civilians in general and journalists
in particular, he also sought a report on the incident.