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.