Noor Zaman who was ex personal secretary of Ayesha Gulali, gave proofs of her corruption in a press conference some weeks ago is shot dead today in Lakki Marwat. Two unidentified gun men riding a motorcycle fired at Noor Zaman with automatic weapons.
In August, Noor Zaman had filed a complaint in NAB and the Khyber Pakhtunkwa Ehtehsaab Commission against Ayesha Gulalai citing alleged corruption in development projects. and was supposed to submit further evidences.
Noor Zaman has also served as a personal secretary for Gulalai. He had alleged that Gulalai had demanded one million rupees for a ticket for councilor in the local government election.
Recently the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) had dismissed an application by PTI chairman Imran Khan to unseat Gulalai from her reserved seat in the National Assembly.
News Report on Noor Zaman’s Murder
Noor Zaman’s Press Conference Exposing Gulalai
The murder appears to be a case of revenge and to silence Noor Zaman’s voice against Ayesha Gulalai. We condemn this inhumane act and pray for the family of deceased. Noor Zaman’s murder is a test for the KPK police which is free from any political interference to find the people behind this murder and bring them to justice.