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PFUJ condemns death of Capital TV cameraman due to non payment of salaries

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KARACHI: G. M. Jamali President Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ)  and Secretary General Rana Muhammad Azeem have expressed their profound grief upon the tragic demise of Capital TV Cameraman Fayyaz Ali.

According to details cameraman Fayyaz Ali  was suffering from severe stress due to financial crisis as his employers had not paid him salaries for the last ten months. He experienced  cardiac arrest when termination letter was handed over to him and died the next day.

G. M. Jamali and Rana Muhammad Azeem condemned the owners of Capital TV for their anti-worker policies. They said that the management of Capital TV should be held accountable for the tragedy. They demanded the government to initiate legal action against the management. They said that voice would be raised at all the possible forums in order to get justice for Fayyaz Ali.

M M Alam

M. M. Alam is a Pakistan-based working journalist since 1981. Karachi University faculty gold medalist Alam began his career four decades ago by writing for Dawn, Pakistan’s highest circulating English daily. He has worked for region’s leading publications, global aviation periodicals including Rotors (of USA) and vetted New York Times as permanent employee of daily Express Tribune. Alam regularly covers international aviation and defense-related events including Salon Du Bourget (France), Farnborough (United Kingdom), Dubai (UAE). Alam has reported thousands of events and interviewed hundreds of people in Pakistan, UAE, EU, UK and USA. Being Francophone Alam also coordinates with a number of French publications.