Inquiry commission records Hamid Mir’s statement

Karachi: Senior Geo News anchor and renowned Pakistani journalist Hamid Mir appeared the judicial commission here on Friday to record his statement.

A three-member judicial commission, constituted by the Supreme Court to investigate the assassination attempt on senior anchor Hamid Mir, resumed its proceedings today at the Supreme Court’s Karachi Registry.

The 3-member inquiry commission headed by Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali and comprising Justice Ejaz Afzal Khan and Justice Iqbal Hameed ur Rehman conducted the judicial proceeding in a closed room where Hamid Mir appeared on a wheelchair and recorded his statement.

It may be mentioned here that Amir Mir, brother of Hamid Mir, has already recorded his statement before the commission.

The home secretary, IG Sindh, Additional IG Karachi, DG Rangers Sindh, Joint Director Intelligence Bureau, DIG East, DIG Special Branch, SSP Traffic and other police officers have already submitted the relevant record and confidential reports on the incident.

In his first video after being attacked in Karachi, Hamid Mir was seen leaving his hotel room for the Supreme Court Karachi registry on a wheelchair. In the video, Hamid Mir was seen wearing a Ghilaf-e-Kaaba and a sheet of Roza e Rasool (PBUH) while he recited Durood Shareef on the way to the Supreme Court.