The story of a TV journalist is going viral on social media. It is being told that his condition has become so bad that he has to sell street food. Many people are seen expressing sympathy for the journalist on this post.
The matter is of Afghanistan. Kabir Haqmali, who worked in the government of former President Hamid Karzai, has shared the story of a journalist by tweeting. He has also shared three photos. In one, he is seen sitting in an anchor’s pose in a studio. In another, he is seen sitting on the side of the road with some luggage.
Kabir Haqmali tweeted and wrote – Life of journalists in Afghanistan under Taliban rule. Musa Mohammadi worked on TV channels as an anchor and reporter for years. Now they do not even have money to feed the family. He earns some money by selling street food. The Afghan people have been facing unprecedented poverty since the end of democracy.
Journalists life in #Afghanistan under the #Taliban. Musa Mohammadi worked for years as anchor & reporter in different TV channels, now has no income to fed his family. & sells street food to earn some money. #Afghans suffer unprecedented poverty after the fall of republic. pic.twitter.com/nCTTIbfZN3
— Kabir Haqmal (@Haqmal) June 15, 2022
Many Indian people have also commented on this post. A user has written – Love and care from India … hope that the Indian government will help these people. Another wrote – Come to India, there are more opportunities here.
Earlier, Kabir had shared the video of another journalist by tweeting. He then told about the incident with Ekram Ismati. He wrote – This is an Afghan journalist, Ekram Ismati. The Taliban kidnapped him from PD5 of Kabul. He was beaten and humiliated simply because he wore jeans and had a shaved beard. Ekram’s phone was checked illegally, and he was threatened with death.
This is Ekram Esmati, an #Afghan journalist. He was abducted by #Taliban this morning in PD5 #Kabul, beaten & humiliated only because he was wearing jeans and had his beard shaved. They illegally checked his phones & threatened him to death. #Afghanistan #JournalismIsNotACrime pic.twitter.com/tcNBObeQlf
— Kabir Haqmal (@Haqmal) June 14, 2022