Journalist Asad Toor attacked at home

By: News Desk
Published: 01:26 AM, 26 May, 2021
 Journalist Asad Toor attacked at home
Caption: A file photo of Asad Ali Toor.
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Unidentified persons stormed the house of a journalist, Asad Ali Toor, and tortured him brutally late Tuesday, 24NewsHD reported.

Asad Ali Toor was at his F11 residence when unidentified people forced their entry into his apartment and tortured him. He was rushed to the hospital in critical condition.

Social media was abuzz with the sorry story and updates by his friends and fans. Waseem Abbasi said in a tweet that Toor is out of danger.

Cyril Almeida felt strong concerns for his colleague.

Ambar Rahim Shamsi said Toor was badly injured in the attack.

 Last year, the journalist was booked on charges of spreading negative propaganda against the state and its institutions.