Pakistani journalist assassinated

Jewan Arain, a journalist of Dharti TV Channel , was killed in Ghambat Khurha, Sindh, in Pakistan's Southeast, on November 5.

According to reports, a group of people opened fire on him when he was on the way to his office at about 3pm. He died at the scene as a result of his injuries.

The motive behind the killing has not been established, however, other journalists in Sindh believed it was related to his profession and staged a protest demanding the killers' arrest. According to RMNP monitoring 15 journalists have been killed during this year.