ISLAMABAD: Private security guards of deposed Prime Minister (PM), Muhammad Nawaz Sharif beat journalists on Tuesday when he came to accountability court to face allegations of corruption against him.

As per reports, large number of private guards was accompanying Nawaz and took over the security immediately after reaching in the court. Nawaz’s guards started pushing journalists to take them out from the court room.

The guards mercilessly tortured journalists and a journalist fell unconscious due to severity of torture.

Veteran journalist and reporter of a private channel, Amir Saeed Abbasi was subjected to the torture and guards used free style kicks and fists during the rumpus.

Journalists have filed complaint against the private guards in Ramna police station.