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Journalists gather in the newsroom of Geo television, in Karachi, Pakistan, 6 June 2014, ASIF HASSAN/AFP via Getty Images

The central office of the Geo and Jang media group was vandalized by a group of protestors on 21 February in Karachi. Some staff members were also beaten.

A woman holds her baby as she speaks on her mobile phone inside a shopping mall during a nationwide lockdown against COVID-19, Islamabad, Pakistan, 18 May 2020, on May 18, 2020, AAMIR QURESHI/AFP via Getty Images

The research by Media Matters for Democracy is based on a survey with 215 women from across Pakistan and a series of in-depth interviews during the pandemic.

The Pakistan Press Foundation presents its 2020 report on the state of press freedom in Pakistan. It noted that journalists were still abducted, killed, arrested, and manhandled with impunity in 2020.