Imran Aslam

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Journalist

Designation: President Geo TV Network
Institution / Org:

Geo Television

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Imran Aslam is a famous journalist and media personality from Pakistan. He is currently the president of GEO Television, a subsidiary of the Jang Group. Imran graduated from Government College Lahore. He subsequently studied at the London School of Economics (LSE) and School of Oriental & African Studies where he read Economics, Politics, and International Relations. 

He left Pakistan after a brief incarceration during which he suffered a period in solitary confinement and was subjected to torture in Baluchistan.At that time he was working on a dissertation on the political evolution of Baluchistan.He began his journalism career as the editor of The Star in the 1980s. He then become editor of The News in Karachi and was there for a decade through the 1990s. The News is an English daily published by the Jang Group.

Aslam has also written plays for television, but his most successful foray has been in theatre with the creation of the Gripps Theatre. Aslam's political satire provides the content for their performances. Other undertakings by Imran Aslam and Gripps have included the translations of Dario Fo's plays for children that have been localised for Pakistani audiences.

Imran Aslam worked for the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, of the UAE before he turned to journalism.Imran Aslam was gravely injured in Balochistan, is reputed to have one functioning lung, and is a widely eccentric chain smoker (Gold leaf only). He has three brothers and one sister. He lives in Karachi with his wife (Farishtay Aslam) and their small son.


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Haider Ali ( kohat,Pakistan) Saturday, February 04, 2012 11:27:49 AM (MDT - USA)
Imran Aslamr sahib (GILA) ye yaqeen kr lain agar dunya mai koi eik insan geo ko dekne wala reh jain tu ye yaqeen kr lain k wo main he honga. muje geo ur geo ki team se itna piyar hai. likin meri sab omeedein dham tor gye. main kisi kam k silsele main kohat se kafi martaba geo office ahmad faraz se milne geo office lahore gya ap yaqeen jane pani chayee tu pochna derkinar 5/5 ghantee intezar k bad b ahmad fraz se kisi ne nhe milne dya ur nahe kisi ne koshesh ki ur na he koi ahmad fraz ka number dene k lye tayar tha hamid sahib kya main poch sakta k geo ki yahi policy hai agar hai tu musharaf geo se lakhu derje behtar hai. haiderkhattak@yahoo.com

Bilal hussain ( Karachi,Pakistan) Thursday, December 29, 2011 1:34:40 AM (MDT - USA)
Respected sir i want to say that i m jobless and i am searching suitable job according to my qualification .i am under graduate. sir it is my request if u give me chance to be part of geo tvnetwork.i have nothing except to say thanks.

Salman ( Houstan, ,United States) Sunday, August 14, 2011 5:38:21 PM (MDT - USA)
After watching/listening Amir Liaquat Husain off camera, I right away unsubscribed Geo

chef shai ( New York/ Karachi,United States) Monday, January 31, 2011 1:13:57 AM (MDT - USA)
I watch Geo all the time and Mr.Imran Asalam is doing a great job for heading it. We will always remember him for a bringing us a great channel. I would defiantely like to work for them as a cooking expert, a blue ribbon graduate from New York institute of culinary education. Who should I contact or u can contact me . thanks !

Laraib ( peshawar,Pakistan) Thursday, October 14, 2010 9:20:36 AM (MDT - USA)
AOA i am the biggest fan of Geo i want to meet Mr.Imran atleast one time in my life i am crazy about Geo really

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