Amid the ongoing tension between India and Pakistan. A tweet by Geo journalist Hamid Mir on Thursday triggered panic in Islamabad.
The journo tweeted:
F-16 planes flying at 10:20 pm over Islamabad
— Hamid Mir (@HamidMirGEO) September 22, 2016
As the tweet triggered panic, the journo was quick to retweet another post that said “dont worry it is just to assure people of islmabd that our forces are fully aware and ready to fight.”
The tweet came after Pakistan cleared its airspace in anticipation of India’s retaliation after the deadly Uri attack on Sunday that killed 18 Indian army soldiers.