Narrow Escape : Journalist’s house attacked in Hangu

His wife and child who were sitting for Iftar narrowly escaped the attack


Our Correspondent June 30, 2015

HANGU: Unidentified men attacked the house of journalist Zahidullah Bangash in Bilayamina area of Hangu district, police officials said. According to SHO Dost Muhammad, an FIR was registered in the case. Giving a detailed account of the incident, Bangash said he was at home when the gunmen sprayed bullets on his house. His wife and child who were sitting for Iftar narrowly escaped the attack. Journalists from the local press club protested against the incident and demanded the culprits be brought to justice.

Published in The Express Tribune, July 1st, 2015.

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