Mir Shakil-ur-Rahman
Mir Shakil-ur-Rahman

Shakil-ur-Rahman is the owner of the Independent Media Corporation, Pakistan’s largest media con- glomerate. The Geo TV network and Jang Group are both under this umbrella organization. Shak- il-ur-Rahman is also President of the All Pakistan Newspapers Society and the Chief Executive and Editor-in-Chief of the Jang Group, which publishes a number of newspapers and magazines in Urdu and English. Shakil-ur-Rahman was arrested on 12 March 2020 on the allegations land fraud and granted bail after eight months.

Source of Influence: Media

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