Pervaiz Shaukat elected adviser to IFJ
ISLAMABAD: President of Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) Pervaiz Shaukat has been elected advisor to International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) by getting overwhelming majority of votes, says a press release on Tuesday.
Pervaiz Shaukat secured 3rd position in European world while grabbed first position in Asia Pacific by achieving 243 votes in the elections held in Dublin, Ireland. He is the first Pakistani who got this remarkable success.Journalist organisations across the world attended the three-year congress of IFJ and participated in the elections.
Pervaiz Shaukat termed his election as advisor the success of journalist organisations and journalists of Pakistan. He said that he would highlight the financial and security issues of Pakistani journalists at international level and particularly raise the issue of killing of Pakistani journalists at the meeting of IFJ scheduled to be held in Brussels.