The Photo Journalism Wonder F.E. Chaudhry Expires

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LAHORE: A reputed Christian photo journalist expires, leaving many lamenting.

File photo of F.E Chaudhry
File photo of F.E Chaudhry

F.E. Chaudhry father of Cycil Chaudhry, breathed his last yesterday, 15th of March in Lahore. He was an eminent Press leader and the oldest known photo journalist of Pakistan.  Mr. Chaudhry was 104 years old, born on March 15, 1909.

He won fame by actively capturing big-league personalities like Quaid-e-Azam, Muhammad Ali Jinnah and other eminent leaders of the Pakistan movement. The photo journalism  prodigy commonly known as “Chacha Chaudhry,” was a recipient of the Pride of Performance award alongside several Presidential and National Awards.

Following the news of the sad demise of Chacha Chaudhry; Chief Minister of Punjab, Shabaz Sharif, Senator Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain, Deputy PM, Pervez Illahi conveyed their condolences to the grieved family.