Journalist Imran Riaz Khan arrested

Punjab Police on Tuesday arrested journalist Imran Riaz Khan near Attock.

In this regard, the Attock police said that an FIR has been lodged against Imran Riaz in Attock and he is being transferred to the police station.

In his video statement before his arrest, Imran Riaz Khan said, “I was arrested at Islamabad Toll Plaza and I was coming to Islamabad for bail when I was arrested, while the Chief Justice Athar Minallah had ordered not to arrest me.”

On the other hand, Provincial Law Minister Malik Ahmad Khan has said that Imran Riaz Khan was arrested from Attock and Rawalpindi divisions, adding that it is wrong that he was arrested from Islamabad. Cases have been registered against him in Punjab, he said.