Punjab Union Of Journalists

Working for Welfare Of Journalists

Our History

In Pakistan the constitution of the PFUJ (Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists) was first adopted in Karachi in April 1950 at the Pakistan Working Journalists Convention, in a meeting opened by Muhammad Zafarullah Khan. The last affiliate union adopted the constitution on August 2, thus marking the formal beginning of the union. Muhammad Abdul Shakoor became the first president and Israr Ahmad (journalist) its first secretary general.

In Feb 2014, a merger of PFUJ and All Pakistan Newspaper Employees Confederation (APNEC) was announced to consolidate and strengthen the two journalism organizations.

PUJ (Punjab Union of Journalists) the largest union of journalists in Punjab is the subsidiary of PFJU working for the welfare of Journalist community from last 5 decades. Currently headed by Zahid Rafiq Bhatti (President).

May 1978 -- Journalists after censorship and newspapers' closure ai


News & Views

Formation of "Punjab Journalists Protection Coordination Committee"

جناح ھائوس دورہ کے بعد سابق وفاقی وزیر فردوس عاشق اعوان ۔اداکارہ ریشم اور صدر پنجاب یونین آف جرنلسٹس زاہد رفیق بھٹی میدیا بریفننگ دے رھے ھیں

Delegation of Senior Journalists Visiting Jinah House Lahore

Delegation of Senior Journalists Visiting Jinah House Lahore