LAHORE -- Punjab Chief Minister Mohammad Shehbaz Sharif has congratulated President Shehzad Hussain Butt and other office-bearers on being elected unopposed in the elections of Punjab Union of Journalists
Those who called on the Chief Minister included former Secretary Lahore Press Club Shafiq Awan, Secretary Press Club Muhammad Shahbaz Mian, Vice President Afzaal Talib, Zulfiqar Ali Mehtu, Gohar Butt, Javed Farooqi, President Punjab Union of Journalists
Waseem Farooq Shahid,
FEC were attended by all the newly elected office bearers of the PFUJ including President Punjab Union of Journalists
, Waseem Farooq, President Baluchistan Union of Journalists, Mr Irfan Saeed, Khyber Union of Journalists, Nisar Mahmood,
Meanwhile, journalists have constituted an eight-member committee consisting of top two members each from the Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists, Punjab Union of Journalists
, the Lahore Press Club and the Punjab Assembly Press Gallery Committee.
Punjab Union of Journalists
(PUJ) Secretary Amir Sohail said that such attack could never terrorize the journalist community.
He expressed these views while addressing an award giving ceremony titled "Journalists for Human Rights Awards 2013" organized by South Asia Partnership-Pakistan, Pakistan Federal Union of Journalist and Punjab Union of Journalists
for the journalists of different newspapers who had contributed in promoting women and minority rights in the electoral process during general elections 2013 held at local hotel on Monday.
The journalists were led by Punjab Assembly Press Gallery Committee (PAPGC) presidents Zaheer Shehzad and Shehzad Malik, Secretary Shamaila Jaffari, Punjab Union of Journalists
(PUJ) president Rai Hasnain Tahir, Secretary Rana Azeem, Lahore Press Club president Sarmad Bashir, Secretary Ziaullah Niazi, Pakistan Federal Union of Journalist (PFUJ) representative Asad Sahi, All-Pakistan Newspapers Employees Confederation (APNEC) Chairman Nasir Naqvi and other office-bearers of different media organisations.
LAHORE -- Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) on Saturday congratulated newly elected Punjab Union of Journalists
(PUJ) President Waseem Farooq Shahid, Senior Vice President Ijaz Mirza, Vice President Rana Shahzad, General Secretary Rana Azeem, Joint Secretary Mian Shahid Nadeem, Finance Secretary Hafiz Wadood and Governing Body members.
Rana Azeem, the president of Punjab Union of Journalists
, said that those involved in such anti-media propaganda would not succeed in their cause.
The page has been condemned by youngsters, students, the Punjab Union of Journalists
, celebrities and musicians alike.
President Punjab Union of Journalists
(PUJ), Rana Azeem threatened to walk out and stage sit-in before provincial assembly on June 25 on the eve of its session if the attackers would not be arrested.
Addressing a seminar on Increasing heart diseases and responsibilities of the media regarding the 10th World Heart Day jointly organised by Punjab Union of Journalists
(PUJ) Dastoor and a local Lab at Alhamra Art Council here on Saturday, he said the PPP government always supported free media but, he added the media should also realize its national responsibilities.