Lahore, September 23, 2020 (PPI-OT): Chief Minister Punjab Sardar Usman Buzdar chaired a meeting at his office about the performance of the information department. Secretary information briefed the participants about the performance and role of the information department.
Addressing the meeting, the CM stated that modernization of the information department according to the needs of the new era is important as social media has improved access to information in the wake of traditional print and electronic media. The role of the information department is very pivotal in providing correct and updated information to the people as rumours and fake news spread confusion in society. Responsible style of journalism is praiseworthy and every possible step will be taken to improve the professional capacity of the information department, he said.
The officers will be educated about new concepts of information and communication, the CM added. Provincial ministers Raja Basharat, Fayyaz ul Hassan Chohan, secretary law and DGPR attended the meeting.
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