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Tribal journalists Shah Nawaz Tarakzai (left) and Islam Gul (right).

Peshawar — The tribal journalists Islam Gul Afridi and Shah Nawaz Tarakzai have safely returned to their homes on Monday evening after they had gone missing.

Mohmand Agency’s Shah Nawaz Tarakzai, who is a reporter for the Mashaal Radio was abducted from the Shabqadar Media Center in Charsadda District of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Sunday.

The Tribal Post correspondent and freelance journalist Islam Gul was in Islamabad and coming back to his home when he went missing on Monday morning. His brother Umar Afridi told Tribal Post that he suspected his brother was kidnapped.

On Monday evening both the missing journalists have returned their homes safely. Islam Gul told Tribal Post that now, he is at his home safely.

For the last few days a fresh wave of atrocities against media persons once again erupted. In another separate incident a journalist, Haroon Khan of Swabi working for Khyber News TV was shot dead by unknown armed persons while the next day, Islam Gul and Shah Nawaz Tarakzai had gone missing, who are now back to their homes safely.