Published On: Sat, Jun 8th, 2019
Published in Category: Lahore

Dr Firdous urges media to come forward for bringing about improvement in system

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LAHORE: Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan has urged media to come forward for bringing about an improvement in the system.

Addressing a ceremony at Lahore Press Club on Tuesday afternoon, she said media should give positive suggestions to the government so as to make Pakistan an advanced country.

The Special Assistant said progress and prosperity of journalist fraternity is the vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan.

She said media persons have always supported Imran Khan on matters of national interest for changing the old system.

She said the government is providing all possible facilities to the journalists and all-out measures are afoot for their well-being and betterment.

The Special Assistant said the government is paying ample attention to progress of the marginalized areas of the country.

She regretted that in the past, the journey of development was confined to a few cities only. She said difference of opinion is necessary for the improvement of the performance.

She said journalists will be given their share in the Housing Scheme. Firdous Ashiq Awan said a new advertising policy is being formulated. She said wage board award for journalists will be discussed after Eid.