Islamabad: Sadaf Naeem, a reporter covering the PTIs long march for Channel Five, was crushed to death in an accident near Sadhoke in Gujranwala district on Sunday, media reports said.
According to Channel Five, the reporter was run over by PTI Chairman Imran Khan’s container. The media outlet said that Naeem fell from the container after which she was crushed by the vehicle, Dawn reported.
PTI leader Fawad Chaudhry confirmed the development, saying that a female mediaperson was killed and that Imran Khan had himself got off the vehicle to inspect the incident while Rescue 1122 was alerted as well.
“We are not 100 per cent sure about the identity, but the reports are very bad,” Chaudhry said prior to the confirmation by the Channel Five.
Source: Free Press Journal