Sunday, February 23, 2020

Struggle will continue to press freedom and stability of democracy: Afzal Butt


ISLAMABAD: (APS) May 13, 2017- Afzal Butt President Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists has said that   struggle will continue to the development and stability of democracy including freedom of the press.

He added that services of senior Journalists of Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists is  admirable for restore of democracy and press freedom during the Ziaul Haq’s military dictatorship.

He expressed these views during a seminar on Youm-e- Azam in honour of Iqbal Jaffri,Nasir Zaidi,Khawar Naeem Hashmi were flogged for protesting for the freedom of the press and against Ziaul Haq’s military dictatorship at National Press Club Islamabad organized by RIUJ and NPC.

On this occasion,  Senior journalist Nasir Malik has said that our commitment was not only freedom of the press but also the restoration of democracy.

On that occasion, Iqbal Jaffery said that struggle of journalists  proved to be the last nail in  Zia dictator’s coffin.

Senator Sardar Salim said that  who were ignored speaking out against the dictatorship. He said that Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists raised voice to the restoration of democracy in all periods of dictatorship.

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf MNA  Ali Ahmed Khan has said that authoritarian behavior is condemned able.

He said that  Journalists sacrifices will not go waste.

Shakeel Anjum President National Press Club has said that will continue to stand and fighting to freedom of the press. • Free Website Templates - Downlaod Full Themes