PM Chairs Briefing on the Working of Information & Broadcasting Division

September 06, 2017

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi chaired a briefing on the working of Information & Broadcasting Division here at Prime Minister’s office today.

 

Minister of State for Information Ms. Marriyum Aurangzeb briefed the Prime Minister about the working of the Ministry and its attached departments including Press Information Department, External Publicity Wing and other organizations. A special focus was afforded to the initiatives surrounding electronic and digital media.

 

Matters pertaining to Pakistan Television Corporation and Films and Broadcasting Policy were also discussed during the meeting.

 

The Prime Minister directed the Information Ministry to adopt innovative and modern approach towards generation and   dissemination of information. The Prime Minister also emphasized the need for adopting a proactive approach toward projecting the positive image of the country and countering   negative propaganda locally and internationally   The Prime Minster observed that the Information Ministry and its attached departments should be more responsive, vibrant and catering to the needs of the people.