Tuesday, 18 June 2019, 04:38:21 pm
Radio Pakistan's News Wing played key role in securing current position for institution as national broadcaster: Secretary Info
April 15, 2019

Federal Secretary of Information, Broadcasting, National History and Literary Heritage Shafqat Jalil has assured to provide all necessary resources to further improve working of Radio Pakistan's News and Current Affairs section.

Chairing a meeting of the editorial staff of News and Current Affairs section in Islamabad this afternoon, he said News Wing has played a key in securing Radio Pakistan's current position as a credible national broadcaster.

The Secretary Information, who also holds the portfolio of Director General Radio Pakistan, said Central News Organization should air news on merit giving no importance to any other consideration.

He advised the participants of the meeting to continue working with the same commitment and dedication.

Director News and Current Affairs Abdul Hadi Mayar briefed the Secretary Information about performance of News Wing and also presented suggestions for further improving working of the section.

The Secretary Information welcomed all suggestions and assured to address problems of the staff members pertaining to medical allowance, residential colony, promotions, and refresher courses.