Friday, April 25, 2014
Is Not Geo Channel A Substitute For Zee TV (Indian Channel) ?
Senior journalist and renowned anchorperson Hamid Mir released his first formal statement on Thursday; affirms his brother's last statement declaring Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) responsible for attack over him in Karachi. Mir's statement was conveyed by his brother Amir Mir again during a press conference in the premises of private hospital and surprisingly broadcasted only on Geo News. The journalist seemed firm declaring ISI responsible for attack on him while moving from Karachi airport. He aimed to reveal more details and background factors of all factors in an appropriate time. Mir condemned blockage of Geo News channel in various parts of the country via usage of power by government and state departments. Serious security concerns for his brother and family members were expressed in the statement imposing all the responsibilities on current government and administration, if they got affected. Brother of victim Aamir Mir used the title "Holy Cows" for the Military's intelligence (ISI), in his press conference. Hamid Mir revealed that some intelligence agency's officials visited his home during the last few days and informed him about inclusion of his name in the hit-list of journalists, however he refused to tell the names of list makers. Mir said that ISI have serious reservations over his broadcasted programmes in Geo TV's Capital Talk covering the issue of Mama Qadeer's long march for Balochistan's missing person's rights.