Imran Riaz arrested from residence in Lahore


LAHORE: Imran Riaz Khan, the renowned journalist, has reportedly been arrested from his residence in Lahore, ARY News reported on Thursday.

The brother of the journalist, Yousuf, claimed that some plain cloth men arrested Imran Riaz Khan from his residence located in a private society near Defence Road, Lahore.

Yousuf maintained that the men detained Imran did not disclose the reason behind his arrest.

It is pertinent to mention here that the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) recently issued a notice to the journalist for campaigning against the judiciary and the state.

The FIA in the notice directed the journalist to appear before the cybercrime wing in Lahore at 11 am on Thursday.

Read More: Anchorperson Imran Riaz Khan recovered

Earlier September 25, 2023, Imran Riaz Khan was “recovered” and reached his home safely, according to Sialkot police, after going missing for nearly five months.

He was arrested on May 11 from the Sialkot Airport under 3MPO after the May 9 protests that broke out throughout the country following the PTI chairman s arrest from Islamabad High Court.

In a post on X (formerly known as Twitter) — the Sialkot police said: “Journalist/anchor Mr Imran Riaz Khan has been safely recovered. He is now with his family.”

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