MPA Jugnu Mohsin Attacked In Okara, Remains Unhurt
Journalist and Punjab MPA Jugnu Mohsin was reportedly attacked by unidentified individuals in Akhtarabad area of Okara. She remained unharmed in the incident.
Journalist Azaz Syed took to Twitter to inform of the incident and said that Mohsin was safe.
Strongly condemn the attack on #JugnoMohsin – an #MPA (politician), veteran #journalist , #publisher and a sane voice. Just spoke to her – thanks God she is safe. Best wishes and prayers for herself, her husband @najamsethi and children. pic.twitter.com/SLh9JeI4CX
— Azaz Syed (@AzazSyed) June 7, 2021
An FIR of the incident has been filed against six accused. According to the FIR, Jugnu Mohsin’s convoy was attacked by unidentified individuals who opened fire on the car, but members of the convoy survived the attack. The complaint further stated that she was receiving threats and was warned against holding a rally in Jujh Kalan.
Meanwhile, Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) condemned the incident in a tweet.
HRCP strongly condemns the attack on journalist and writer Jugnu Mohsin. We are relieved that she is safe. The perpetrators must be brought to book immediately.
— Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (@HRCP87) June 7, 2021