March 21, 2016
ISLAMABAD: Prominent television anchor Dr. Aamir Liaquat Hussain could be targeted by banned Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan, says a threat alert issued by the Ministry of Interior.
The alert sent to Home Secretary, Sindh, the provincial police officer and director general Rangers on March 18, says the terrorists plan to target the anchor for his statements against 'moulvis'.
"He may be cautioned on his personal security and movement patterns. No other details on date, place and timings are available," said the alert while calling for extreme vigilance and heightened security measures.
Daily Times, April 4, 2017
It has always been mystifying why so much store is held by flinging people out of office unceremoniously rather than decorously letting them go. The argument given is that the guillotine has to be sharp and flinty because there is always the risk that in this cyber age the departee may truly do the dirty and mess with the systems.Read more... | Archives