Mahbub Alam (journalist)
Mahbub (or Mahboob) Alam (1863-1933) was an Indian journalist and publisher who lived in Gujranwala. He was a pioneer in South Asian journalism, and in 1888 he founded the daily newspaper Paisa Akhbar (Penny Newspaper), which covered political and social news.
- Encyclopaedia of Modern Journalism and Mass Media By M.H. Syed, p. 268