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Journalist Ehsanullah Sherpao gunned down in Charsadda Peshawar Pakistan

Posted : 09:27 AM Oct 30,2018 by Gohar
Serial Number : icpfj000154461
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Journalist Ehsanullah Sherpao gunned down in Charsadda Peshawar Pakistan

Breaking News journalist Killed


Peshawar Pakistan: Ehsanullah Sherpao, general-secretary of Charsadda Press Club, was killed in a gun attack in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Tuesday.

The shooting took place after a scuffle which broke out during a jirga held by the deceased. One person was also injured in the incident.

The suspect, Syed Jamal, was also attending the jirga meeting to settle a family dispute.

He fled the scene after firiging at Ehsanullah Sherpao. 

According to District Police Officer (DPO) Charsadda Irfanullah, Ehsan’s killer was a drug addict and had previously killed his wife and killed his mother, his sister in law, his nephew and Ehsan, who was his cousin, today.

Meanwhile, senior journalist Hamid Mir condemned the killing of Ehsanullah Sherpao.

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