March 30, 2014
As various sections of society condemned the attack on a journalist Raza Rumi, the PPP submitted a resolution in the National Assembly Secretariat on Saturday.
PPP lawmakers Shazia Mari, Nafisa Shah, Ghulam Mustafa Shah, Imran Leghari and DrAzraFazal submitted the resolution which condemned the terrorist attack on Rumi that took the precious life of his driver Mustafa and left his guard severely injured. The movers expressed solidarity with the media community and demanded the government to immediately provide security to those journalists who put their lives in danger while reporting the truth and speaking against the acts of terrorism, extremism and sectarianism which are a threat to human freedom as well as peace, progress and prosperity of Pakistan.
Meanwhile, President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif also strongly condemned the terrorist attack, while Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif directed the officials concerned to provide best medical treatment to the injured.