Azhar Lodhi

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Azhar Lodhi was a newscaster and commentator at the Pakistan Television Corporation (PTV) primarily during 1985-1988.[1]

Career[edit]

Azhar Lodhi gained fame for his TV news coverage of the funeral procession of the late military dictator General Zia-ul-Haq. A Gallup survey held in 1986 stated that he was the 2nd most famous news caster on Pakistan National TV, (PTV).[2][3]

Azhar Lodhi would maintain a serious and somber tone during the TV news bulletins.[1]

Awards and recognition[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Nadeem F. Paracha (20 June 2013). "Catch 79 (Azhar Lodhi and Zia ul Haq regime)". Dawn (newspaper). Retrieved 14 February 2019.
  2. ^ Azhar Lodhi (TV newscaster) on gallup.com.pk website Retrieved 14 February 2019
  3. ^ Azhar Lodhi info on gallup.com.pk website Retrieved 14 February 2019