Video: PTI leader knocks senior journalist to the ground
KARACHI: In a shocking incident, Dr Masroor Ali Sial, a PTI leader in Karachi, attacked and knocked senior journalist and Karachi Press Club Imtiaz Khan Faran to the ground in a TV talk show.
The assault was caught on camera and was later shared on social media.
In the video footage, the two can be seen indulging in heated debate before Sial stood up and punched Mr Farhan to the floor before punching him.
The two are then separated by guests and TV crew.
A fight erupted at Metro TV’s current affairs show “News Line with Aftab Mugheri” when Dr Masroor Ali Siyal of the Pakistan Tehreek.e.Insaaf attacked Karachi Press Club President Imtiaz Khan Faran. pic.twitter.com/7hPaaw35OH
— Arshad Yousafzai (@Arshadyousafzay) June 24, 2019
In a press statement, Karachi Press Club condemned the highhandedness of the PTI leader.
The press club said it has convened its emergency meeting of the governing body to devise the line of action.
Attack on President KPC by @PTIofficial leader
— Naimat Khan (@NKMalazai) June 24, 2019