With vast experience both in print and broadcast journalism, I specialize in linking media with social and development issues and have special knack to use it as tool to create awareness on political, social, democratic and human rights of the people. I have written for The News International, Agency France Press (AFP) Associated Press of Pakistan (APP) Kashmir Media Service, South Asian News Network Association (SANA) and numerous other media Organizations. I also have worked as Editor of the first Urdu language newspaper of Azad Jammu and Kashmir "Daily Siasat", Children’s magazine Tehreek and currently heading a small editorial team of first English language Daily The Heights I am a graduate in economics from Azad Jammu and Kashmir University, and served as Media manager with Sawera Foundation with focus on the problem and rights of the war affected children of Kashmir. I have also served as monitoring officer at a UNICEF funded project focusing on prevention programs for at-risk children. I have particular interest in promoting system changes to combat corruption in government departments, ensuring good governance, rule of law and effective participation of the people in the affairs of the state.