With the development and advancement of the media inside Pakistan and the increasing number of news channels available, journalists and Television anchors have become very prominent. This has been mostly due to the large number of political Talk Shows on air on every news channel. Kashif Abbasi is a journalist/ anchor for ARY News and is popular among the public. His official Twitter profile is twitter.com/Kashifabbasiary.
There are a few journalists/ anchors that have stood out among the crowd for their good work and Kashif Abbasi is one of them. Kashif Abbasi employs a bold style of debate and is always there to raise a voice on the critical issues of the country. He is not afraid to ask harsh questions from his guests and his show “Off The Record” on ARY News is one of the most watched political Talk Shows in the country.
Kashif Abbasi belongs to a wealthy family. He completed his education from Barani Institute of Information Technology in Rawalpindi. He started his career with PTV as a reporter before joining ARY One World. He covered important events there such as the Lal Masjid event, restoration of the Chief Justice and London all parties conference etc.
Kashif Abbasi has faced difficulties due to his bold style of journalism. His program was one of those banned during the emergency imposed by Gen. Musharraf. He has also faced censorship on certain issues but it has not kept him away from voicing his opinions. He recently got married to fellow journalist Meher Bukhari and has a daughter.