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Senior journalist Hasan Mansoor passes away in Karachi

Senior journalist Hasan Mansoor passed away on Thursday in Karachi. As being reported he passed away during his sleep, suffering a cardiac arrest.

Having three decades of journalism experience, Hasan Mansoor had been associated with a number of reputable news organisations. He was working with Dawn as a staff reporter.

He also worked as a staff reporter for Daily Times newspaper for five years before joining daily Dawn in 2006 and working until 2008.

Hasan also worked as a correspondent for French news agency Agence France-Presse AFP for over a decade.

Hassan Mansoor also a short-story writer and poet, as being reported he was was writing a novel on Karachi,  based upon Lyari neighbourhood.

Pakistani journalist community is mourning his sudden death.

 

 

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