Hunza Union of Journalists formed

PT Report

HUNZA, November 13: Interim cabinet of the Hunza Union of Journalists (HUJ) was sworn in the other day. Senior journalist Alamgeer was selected as first president of the union, while special correspondent for DAWN, Pamir Times’ co – founder and chief editor of Karakuram Knowledge Highway magazine, Zulfiqar Ali Khan, was selected its first secretary.

The union will work to support journalists of Hunza region.

Governor of Gilgit – Baltistan has assured the union that soon a press club will be established in the region to facilitate journalists.

Public circles have lauded this step as a positive and long overdue step towards creation of a better society.

Members of team Pamir Times have extended their heartiest congratulations to  Zulfiqar Ali Khan for his dedication towards the cause of journalism in the region and his appointment as first secretary of the Hunza Union of Journalists.

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  1. I whole heartedly congratulate Hunza Union of Journalist. This was highly needed in this knowledge based era and economy. Journalists are the hopes,aspiration and rather mirror of any society.

  2. In the modern times where information and communication plays a vital role in the formation of a progressive civil society. With the help of the Government and massive awairness and development compain by the AKDN, Hunza has transformed very high on education, social development. Journalizm is the eyes and ears of a society and formation of Hunza Union of Journalists is a wel come sign.

    I congratulate, Zulfiqar, the co-founder of Pamirtimes and turning it into a success story by his team, and the team of PT that the success in a short time of only two years have achieved a vaery high standard in journalism.

    I hope the journey along the path of success will continue and more and more young journalist will join you.

    Keep your spirits very high..God bless you all

  3. Congratulations to first Hunza Union of journalist team and specially to Zaqyour Zulfiqar too, because this is his right who work very hard for Huza Gojal journalism keep it up.

    Ali Aman Gojali

  4. Dear Alamgir and Zulfiqar,

    Congratulations for having offered and for accepting these key positions.

    We are proud of you and your team for such a great initiative and innovations.

    Dear Zulfi, it’s the result of your efforts for past more than 2 years.

    At the same time, it will be injustice not to appreciate the great work of the creative Noor Muhammad who together with other similar talented youth, I am sure, will also be working with you side by side with his visionary capabilities.

    Being an International Civil Servant, my sincere advice to you and your team for your future course of action would be,

    “Always follow the Principles of Humanity, Neutrality and Impartiality”,

    which I am sure will lead you to every success in this key field and will also ensure pluralism, justice, equality, peace, prosperity and harmony in our “ALREADY CLEAN SOCIETY of HUNZA” as inbuilt in our rich Culture of Hunza.

    With best regards,

    (United Nations)

  5. Congratulations Mr. Alamgeer Hussain and Mr. Zulfiqar for electing you as a President and Secretary of first ever Hunza Union of Journalists. I am sure this will be a good move and will make our Hunza valley more LIVE! Keep it up.

  6. Dear Zulfi,

    congratulation for being selected as secretary for Hunza Union of Journalist.
    your efforts for the last many years as a journalist to promote the agenda of Peoples Party is appreciable,
    hope you will carry on your honest effort. and do justice with this noble profession.

    Gari Khan

  7. Dea All. Thanks for your kind words.

    @Gari Khan. I tried my level best to present facts. Surely, i am not here for the projection of the agenda of any specific party. I tried my level best to report and present facts about the election process related to PML N, Q, MQM, HAC and all others also.

  8. zulfi i observed u worked hard and great u are the face of the society and great leader…… well done and keep going so

  9. -Dear All,

    On this special occassion my heartiest congratulations to all

    -Hunza Union of Journalists-. This is the first step of the long stair of journalisum and I do hope from every individuals to be above caste, creet and geographical boundries and scater ideologies. The union will- inshallah develope their on ideology based on the values and norms of Gilgit-Baltistan, accepting the diversity to make acceptable to all the peace lovers of Gilgit-Baltistan.



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