Unidentified persons on Sunday threatened The News and Geo correspondent for Orakzai Agency of dire consequences if he did not step reporting.
The unidentified callers introduce himself as the spokesman for TTP and warned Saleh Din Orakzai to stop reporting or get ready for death. The caller told the tribal reporter that the TTP was not happy with the reporter for his coverage of military action in the area. “Your organization use the term ‘militant’ for us instead of Taliban and that is why your are directed to quit reporting, the caller said. This is the fourth time that the reporter has received threats from unknown persons.