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Journalist Nasrullah Gadani Dies After Attack in Sindh


A journalist named Nasrullah Gadani, who was wounded three days ago in a shooting by unknown attackers in Mirpur Mathelo tehsil of Ghotki district in Sindh province, has died during treatment in Karachi. The fatal event has shaken the local and national media community and sparked protests along with calls for justice.

Someone shot Nasrullah Gadani while he was passing through. Mirpur Mathelo — a locality known for its vibrant community but also sometimes insecure environment. The attackers fled the spot immediately after committing the crime, leaving Gadani critically injured. Despite doctors’ best efforts to save his life, Gadani succumbed to his wounds. Therefore, authorities shifted him to Karachi, where better medical facilities were available.

Officials sent the body of the late journalist Nasrullah Gadani back to his hometown, Ghotki. Where they have arranged his burial for later this evening. Relatives, friends, colleagues, locals, and others are expected to attend, raising many questions about the safety of journalists working in such areas.

In Mirpur Mathelo, people are mourning over the loss of their beloved one, but they are angry too over what. Hence,ppened to him,. Therefore, his family members, along with other journalists, took streets to protest against this brutal act, staging it. This important roadway, This important road connects different parts country, thereby disrupting traffic flow completely & causing inconvenience general public.

Following widespread condemnation from various quarters, including civil society organizations (CSOs) and political parties across Pakistan. It has now emerged that authorities will form a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) to probe all aspects of the murder case. This move ensures a detailed investigation into the incident while also providing some relief to aggrieved family members by bringing the culprits before court justice.

Reacting strongly to journalist Nasrullah Gadani’s murder. Chief Minister Sindh Murad Ali Shah expressed his deep grief over the sad demise. He said he is as shocked as everyone else in the province and added that their hearts go out to the bereaved family members. He promised the fullest support from the government until the law punishes those behind such heinous crimes.

Senior Minister Sharjeel Memon and PPP Spokesperson Shazia Marri commiserated with the family of the late journalist Nasrullah Gadani and the journalists’ community over this tragic incident. They emphasized the risks that media persons face nowadays and urged concerned authorities to take effective measures to ensure. The safety of journalists, particularly those working in hostile environments and remote areas where enemies surround them.

The sudden passing of Nasrullah Gadani highlights the danger reporters frequently face. When trying to uncover facts and hold others responsible. This tragic event not only draws attention to the risks involved with this occupation but also initiates discussions about how. We can provide better safety measures for journalists. With an ongoing inquiry, we are optimistic that justice will prevail, and we will take action to avoid the repetition of such misfortunes.

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