PTI rally Irza Khan Female anchor falls from crane
LAHORE: A female anchor of a private news channel sustained injuries after she fell from the crane while covering the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s (PTI) Pakistan Ehtesab Rally in Lahore.
According to witnesses, the incident took place after the anchorperson, identified as Irza Khan, fainted due to suffocation and hot weather. She received head and arm injuries but could not be given first aid due to unavailability of rescuers.
The anchor was being taken to nearby hospital by the channel’s staffers present at the venue. The reports said they were stuck in the rally. Later, Irza’s fellow journalist Tariq Mateen tweeted that he managed to admit her to the hospital.