FK NEWS DESK
Srinagar, 30 July: A freelance journalist was harassed and beaten up by the local Driver *Parvaiz Ahmad Mir* a residnet of Tulwari Langate in nallah mawer area of Langate here on Sunday.
The journalist *Aatif Qayoom* was heading towards Stone Crushers to perform his professional duties when the Driver intercepted him near stone Crushers The Driver not only refused to go there but also abused him without any reason or rhyme.
After hurling choicest abuses, the Driver started beating me with stick and thrashed me mercilessly,” a visibly shaken Aatif Qayoom told
He said he was left off only after some locals who were working there at a distance came to his rescue.
Not only this he also threatened the journalist that he will burn his house this evening.