Nasir Hussain Shah visits Karachi Press Club

Karachi, February 08, 2018 (PPI-OT): Sindh Minister for Information, Labour and Transport Syed Nasir Hussain Shah today visited the Karachi Press Club here and met the newly elected body and members of governing body. He was accompanied by Secretary Information Imran Atta Soomro, Secretary Transport Saeed Ahmed Avan Director Information Dr. Muizzuddin Pirzada. He was welcomed by President Ahmed Khan Malik and Secretary Maqsood Ahmed Yousufi and others. The Minister presented bouquet to the President Ahmed Khan Malik and Secretary Maqsood Ahmed Yousufi respectively.

The Minister for Information Syed Nasir Hussain Shah remained with them for some time and has congratulated the newly elected office bearers and members of governing body. The Secretary Maqsood Yousufi introduced the office bearers and members of governing body, apprised the democratic process and trends in the Press Club elections. He said that PPP is always supported the cause and struggle of Journalist Community to strengthen the Journalists organization, bodies and democratic trends in the Journalists, hoped that it would be continued.

On the occasion the Minister Information Syed Nasir Hussain Shah reiterated the policy of PPP to safe guard the rights of Journalists and played a positive role of media in democratic process. He assured that all their genuine matters and issues would be resolved on priority basis. Remaining matters would be expedited with their support and cooperation.

Secretary Information Imran Atta Soomro has also appraised the progress of Health Card for Journalists and said that it would be finalized in couple of days shortly to fulfill the commitment of the PPP and the government of the day especially Syed Nasir Hussain Shah, since became the Minister Information with the journalists. The Minister has also assured that Residential Schemes, grant and other matters would also be resolved on priority, in this regard a joint meeting will be arranged with Minister LG Jam Khan Shoro very soon to settle the issue on priority.

Office bearers and members of Governing Body has also thanked the PPP and the government to continue the support and help of journalist community at large and hoped that all issued would be resolved. Mr. Qamar Rizvi, Sajid Aziz, Munirrudin, Arif Hashmi, Abul Hassan, Naeem Suhootra, Kafeel Ahmed, Syed Athar Hussain, Hamidur Rehman, Mazher Rizvi, Waqar Bhatti and other are also present.

For more information, contact:
Information and Archives Department
Directorate of Press Information
Government of Sindh
95-Sindh Secretariat 4-B, Karachi, Pakistan
Tel: +92-21-99204423, +92-21-99204401