Islamabad: 29 April
The Federal Minister for Information and Special Assistant assumed his responsibilities.
Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Senator Shibli Faraz and Special Assistant to the Prime Minister for Information and Broadcasting General (retd) Asim Saleem Bajwa arrived at the Ministry of Information.
Information Secretary Akbar Durrani and Heads of Sub-Ministries of the Ministry briefed the Federal Minister and Special Assistant on the affairs of the Ministry and its agencies.
Senator Shibli Faraz, It is an honor for me to be given the important responsibility of Prime Minister Imran Khan.
Information and Broadcasting is a ministry that has always been run in the traditional way.
Federal Minister said we need to make the role of the Ministry of Information more active and dynamic.
This is not a one-day job, we will move it forward gradually.
You are all professional officers, the ministry has to work diligently like a team to build on modern lines. The role of the Ministry of Information is very important for the promotion of literature and culture.
Special Assistant to the Prime Minister for Information and Broadcasting General (retd) Asim Saleem Bajwa said that It is an honor to work as a special assistant.
We have to adapt the Ministry of Information to the requirements of the 21st century. The Information Service Academy should organize programs for the training of the youth and journalists of the country equipped with modern requirements.
It is very important to promote coordination and cooperation among all the agencies of the Ministry.
Report by Sohail Majeed Butt