Senior journalist Rahimullah Yusufzai passes away in Peshawar


Senior journalist Rahimullah Yusufzai passed away in Peshawar. The funeral prayer will be held on Friday at 11 am in his native village Anzargi, Ghundo, Katlang subdivision of Mardan.

Senior journalist Hamid Mir expressed his condolences on the sad demise of Rahimullah Yousafzai.

Rahimullah Yusufzai was considered one of the best journalists on the Pak-Afghan affairs and on the War on Terror.


He was the Resident Editor, The News International, Peshawar, and Correspondent BBC World Service.

PFUJ-WORKERS also expressed a deep sense of sorrow on the sad demise of veteran journalist and noble personality, Rahimullah Yusufzai, who left the temporary world for a heavenly abode.

In a statement issued here Thursday, PFUJ-WORKERS president Pervaiz Shaukat, Secretary-General Raja Riaz, and other office-bearers stated that the death of Rahimullah Yousafzai is a great loss to the journalist community. late Rahimullah Yousafzai played a very positive role in the unification of journalist bodies.

He always stood high throughout his career and never compromised on his principles. He was an upright man and fought for the freedom of the press in Pakistan.


PFUJ-WORKERS prays that may Allah bless the departed soul with the highest place in Jannah.

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