islamabad - Former President Asif Ali Zardari yesterday felicitated newly elected office-bearers of National Press Club.

In a message to President-elect Shakil Anjum, Zardari said his election was a manifestation of trust of journalists community on his abilities and leadership qualities.

“Journalists community has always been on the forefront of every struggle against dictatorship and for restoration of democracy. Journalists’ community also offered great sacrifices for the right of expression in the country,” he added. Zardari hoped the newly elected office-bearers will continue good work of their predecessors.

He asked Shakil Anjum to convey his message of congratulation to all the newly elected office-bearers.