Karak: Journalist manhandled
KARAK: A local journalist was allegedly manhandled by an official of the Afghan Commissionerate and his driver near the women and children hospital in Karak city here on Tuesday. Lodging a complaint with the Karak city police station, general secretary of the Karak Press Club Haleem Bukhari said that he was physically tortured by an official of Afghan Commissionerate Ibrahim Khattak and his driver when he was going on his motorcycle. He alleged that the attackers tried to snatch his camera and mobile phone.
The complainant said the attackers tried to bundle him into their official double-cabin pick-up but he resisted and the accused managed to escape.
Meanwhile, the office-bearers of Karak Press Club during a meeting demanded immediate arrest of the culprits and registration of case against them.