Hello Magazine PakistanHello! Magazine is a celebrity and lifestyle magazine introduced in Pakistan on April, 2012.

The first issue of the new Pakistan edition of celebrity and lifestyle magazine Hello! has sold out in three of the country’s major cities including Karachi, Islamabad & Lahore.

Publisher Zahraa Saifullah said more than 20,000 copies of the monthly, which features a cover interview with Hollywood star Sean Penn, had been sold across Pakistan within a week of launch and hailed the success as a vindication of the strategy.

Hello magazine with cover price 395 rupees ($4.40), sold out immediately when it hit newsstands in Karachi and Islamabad on Sunday and the eastern city of Lahore on Monday.

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