Govt considers media as partner in protection of national interests: Dr Firdous

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan says government believes in fundamental right of freedom of expression.

Talking to a delegation of National Press Club lead by its President Shakil Karar in Islamabad today (Wednesday), she said we consider media as a partner in protection of national interest, national solidarity and development of the country.

Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan said all possible steps will be taken for welfare and protection of rights for journalists.

President of Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists’ workers group Pervez Shaukat was also present in the meeting.

Source: Radio Pakistan