Suspects at large as slain journalist laid to rest in Haripur


HARIPUR, Oct 18 (TNS): Slain journalist Sohail Khan was laid to rest in Hattar village here on Wednesday amid calls for the government to financially support his family.

The correspondent of a local daily was killed by gunmen here on Tuesday afternoon with his family accusing two brothers from the village Ali Sher and Humayun of the murder.

However, the police failed to arrest the suspects.

Journalists, politicians, social activists and people from other walks of life attended the funeral of Sohail Khan in large numbers.