Islamabad: Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani has asked the Minister for Information and Broadcasting to take concrete steps for improvement of the service conditions of the employees of the Ministry as well as capacity building through special training at various levels. He further asked that orientation of the officers of the information Group to modern media management techniques may be made to enable them to interact confidently with the media organizations.
The Prime Minister was talking to Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan, who called on him at PM’s House here this morning.
The Prime Minister, while highlighting the important role of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting in dissemination of information of public importance said that the broadcasting and terrestrial television network available with the Ministry can be best employed for this purpose. He said that public awareness through media is the most effective mode of communication.
The Minister for Information and Broadcasting briefed the Prime Minister about the working of the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting and various steps taken by it for facilitation of the media.
For more information, contact:
Haji Ahmed Malik
Principal Information Officer
Press Information Department (PID)
Tel: +9251 925 2323 and +9251 925 2324
Fax: +9251 925 2325 and +9251 925 2326