According to reliable sources within the media industry have confirmed that popular anchor and journalist Mubashar Luqman is set to quit 24 News HD and will be joining Samaa News; according to reliable sources.
Mubashar Luqman is currently hosting a program by the name of Khara Sach on 24News; he is considered to be one of the most Brave yet controversial Anchors of Pakistan. His controversy popped up when behind the camera footage leaked while conducting an interview of real estate tycoon Malik Riaz Hussain along with Mehr Bukhari.
Khara Sach was banned by PEMRA due to Mubasher’s outspoken words, but in the end Mubasher won the case. As for ARY not airing the video of MQM leader Altaf Hussain which had hidden truths, Mubasher also resigned from there. Mubasher then joined BOL TV the newly launched TV channel with his programme Meri Jang for a short while from where the channel was shut down due to PEMRA serving the notice to the news channel. After a while then Mubasher joined Channel 24 With Khara Sach and still is a host present.
He is currently one of the best and bravest investigative journalists in South Asia, a region where journalists are often sold out or are suppressed.
He also started a Web TV; Bhaagi TV and tried his best to pull viewership through the internet but his idea of Web TV wasn’t as successful as perceived.
Mubashar Luqman is the only Anchor of Pakistan who owns his own jet plane, however, this news has not been confirmed by him.
Mubashar Luqman also started a chain of grocery stores and also launched Lal sharbat which couldn’t click in the market.
Mubashar Luqman is very versatile Anchor and also has worked at Dupilex, while working at Dupilex Mubashar luqman also directed a film ‘Pehla Pehla Payar’ in Dubai starring film star Resham as a main lead.
Mubashar luqman started his professional career from Sharjah, UAE as an Account manager for an ad agency Prime Advertising under supervision of Ravi Vasandani.
Mubasher has won numerous amount of awards:
1) Agahi Award
2) Rumi Award
4) PFUJ – Struggle for freedom Award
Mubashar Luqman also has enjoyed the Ministry in Government of Punjab during an interim setup.
Since last few years he has been a staunch opponent of the Government of Pakistan and has also conducted directly against the media tycoon Mir Shakil Ur Rehman. His approach of targeting opponents directly hasn’t given him a positive image and has effected channels over advertisers. Some clients feel reluctant to advertise on his program due to his selection of controversial issues.
Mediabites wishes Mubashar Luqman good luck for his new challenging job.
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