ISLAMABAD: Preston University and Daira Islamabad organized a Literary Reference in honour of late Majid Nizami, Editor-in-Chief Nawa-e-Waqt Group.
The event was held at the auditorium of Preston University here on Tuesday, said a press release issued here.
On the occasion Federal Minister for Commerce, Engr. Khurram Dastagir Khan, Irfan Siddiqui, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister, Dr. Ghazanfar Mehdi, Chairman Daira Islamabad and Dr. Abdul Basit, Chancellor Preston University were present and shed light on the life and contributions of late Majid Nizami.
The speakers paid glowing tribute to late Majid Nizami on the occasion.They said that Majid Nizami was an icon of journalism and his contribution towards promotion of positive journalism in country has no parallel.
They also profoundly lauded Nizami’s contribution towards Pakistan Movement and the strong stand that he always took for the ideology of Pakistan and the Pakistani nation at all national and international forums.
They further said that he always lucidly and boldly supported the Kashmir cause and raised voice at all national and international forums for giving the right of self-determination to people of Kashmir and profoundly condemned Indian atrocities in held-Kashmir.
Source : APP