Published On: Sat, Dec 28th, 2013
Published in Category: Islamabad

President greets newly elected press clubs office bearers

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ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain, Friday, felicitated Shehryar Khan, newly elected President, Abdul Razzaq Sayal, Vice-President, and Tariq Chaudhry, General Secretary of National Press Club Islamabad and Arshad Ansari, newly elected President, Afzal Talib, Vice-President, Shahbaz Mian, General Secretary of Lahore Press Club and other office bearers on their election as representatives of respective Press Clubs.

In his felicitation to the newly elected office bearers of the Press Clubs, the President said that their election was a manifestation of the trust of the journalist community upon their capabilities and their leadership qualities.

He expressed the hope that the newly elected office bearers would work earnestly for the welfare of the journalist community and further promoting high standards of journalism in the country.

The President further said that media has a critical role towards the progress and socio-economic development of the country and added that the Government appreciates the important role of the media and would continue facilitating the media persons in their professional pursuits.
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