Journalist Saleem goes missing


A journalist, Syed Saleem Shahzad, has been reported missing from the federal capital since Sunday.
Police said Shahzad went missing on Sunday after he had left his house for an interview with a television channel. Shahzad’s brother in-law Hamza Ameer has lodged a report with Margallah police station. Reports said, Saleem had left his house at Nazimuddin Road F-8/4 to participate in a TV programme, but he could not appear at the channel’s office. When his family tried to call him on his cell phone, his cell phone had been switched off. Sources told that Saleem Shahzad had recently filed investigative stories regarding PNS Mehran Base attack for Asia Times and he was working on more stories regarding the attack. The SAFMA and RIUJ have voiced concern over the incident.