KARACHI (PR) - Council of Pakistan Newspaper Editors (CPNE) President Jamil Ather Qazi and Secretary General Aamer Mahmood have congratulated Senator (r) Syed Faseih Iqbal, Editor-in-Chief daily ‘Zamana’ Quetta and daily ‘Balochistan Times’ Quetta on the conferment of honorary degree of doctorate by the Balochistan Governor and Chancellor of Balochistan University of IT, Engineering and Management Sciences on his meritorious services in the field of journalism, politics and social service.

In a statement on Saturday, the CPNE officebearers also lauded his services as President CPNE and acknowledged his role as pioneer of freedom of press. They wished him long life with good health so that he may continue his fight in all spheres of life.