ISLAMABAD – Senior journalist and anchor person Hamid Mir revealed that Mullah Omar’s photo televised by the media was fake.
While given an interview to private TV channel, Hamid Mir said that he met with the supreme leader of Taliban Mullah Mohammad Omar in 1996.
He told that Major-General Naseerullah Khan Babar and Rehman Malik arranged meeting with Mullah Omar on the instructions of late Benazir Bhutto.
Hamir Mir said that Benazir Bhutto asked him to meet the leader of Taliban Mullah Omar just after a week when he wrote a column and criticize the government of Taliban.
He also revealed that late Benazir Bhutto was not happy with his column against Taliban and she said that “Taliban are not bad as u wrote in your column.”
Host of famous talk show “Capital Talk, Hamid Mir said that media imputed the picture of a hawker with Mullah Omar.