Armed gunmen have attacked the private TV station Tanvir director manager vehicle at the vicinity of his house late Thursday 12 Oct, 2017 in Pul-e- Khumri city of Baghlan province.During attacked the private TV station manager Shir Mohammad Jahish was injured and his body guard was killed on the spot.
Doctors have declared that the health situation of Mr. Jahish is ok.
Mr. Jahish during a telephone conversation from his bed told to Nai that he is not safe he added that he had informed the police officials in Baghlan “ that his life at the risk and he might be attacked but the security officials did not adopt any measurements.”
Earlier he had complained to Nai that his life under the threats.
Director General of Nai Abdul Mujeeb Khalvatgar during a press conference said, “ killing and assassination of TV and radio managers in Afghanistan which is taking place in big cities damage the moral of other correspondents, the continuation of the same condition is not acceptable with no reason.”
He came under the attack that the Balkh governor spokesman Munir Ahamd Farhad was shot in the leg by unknown gunmen close to his house late Wednesday in Mazar city Balkh province and the attackers could escape from the scene.
Nai supporting open media in Afghanistan significantly condemned the assassination of Mr. Jahish demanding the local officials and discovery unit in Baghlan to pursue the case and find the perpetrators and have the attackers to be executed according to the law.
And also those local security officials neglected to ensure security for Mr. Jahish should be introduced to court.