RAWALPINDI: PML-N workers on Wednesday attacked a SAMAA TV DSNG and injured a reporter at Murree Road.
According to details, PML-N workers pelted stones at SAMAA TV’s crew which caused a reporter to be injured. The windshield of the vehicle was also broken due to the attack.
Speaking to SAMAA TV, Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb condemned the attack and said that the party’s leadership was trying to control the situation.
“Journalists present on the field should not be harmed,” she said. “This is not our policy and we do not encourage such acts,” she added.
Marriyum said that the attack on media was an unfortunate situation and stated that some elements lie in wait for such situations to use circumstances to their advantage.
Story first published: 9th August 2017