Islamabad Desk (DP Information): An necessary assembly of All Pakistan Journalists Council was referred to as. Chaired by the Chairman SHABBIR HUSSAIN TURI.
Wherein Patron-In-Chief MUHAMMAD GULZAR CHAUDHRY , Senior Vice Chairman IJAZ AHMED BUTT, Vice Chairman SYED TALAT ABBAS SHAH, Secretary Normal SYED TAHIR ALI, Joint Secretary MUHAMMAD HANIF TABASSUM, Secretary Finance A.D SHAHZAD, Secretary Data SEHBAN ARIF, Media Coordinator SHAIKH MUHAMMAD NAEEM and out of Government Members ALI SHAIR, ANAM PERVAIZ and RASHEED ARSHED participated.
The Core Agenda was to debate the liberty of expression and welfare of journalism and journalists within the gentle of Current ‘BAN ON MEDIA’ relating to protection of current session of Nationwide Meeting Pakistan by Speaker Nationwide Meeting AYYAZ SADIQ.
The scenario on account of mentioned BAN by current Authorities was reviewed intimately and vehemently condemned the so referred to as INTERDICT relating to protection of the NA’s present session.
Whereas expressing SHABBIR HUSSAIN TURI, IJAZ AHMED BUTT, SYED TAHIR ALI and others mentioned of their speeches that; on account of incompetency of current Authorities the journalists are in nice hassle. Regardless of the a number of hurdles created by the Authorities the Journalists are nonetheless fulfilling their skilled duties with honesty and laborious work. The bans is not going to be accepted forcefully in opposition to the liberty of expression. The Speaker of Nationwide Meeting as an alternative fulfilling his duties, making an attempt to curtail the liberty of Journalism in a nasty method. We condemn this in any respect the boards and demand to take away the mentioned BAN instantly. In any other case they shall proceed with protest on Nationwide and Worldwide boards.
On this assembly of APJC it was additionally mentioned and criticized that; inspite a number of assurances by the Current Authorities nonetheless no productive steps and no dependable safety has been supplied to the Journalists of the Nation, who’re ears and tongs of the Nation and are enjoying their position in each crucial a part of life by risking their lives. Moreover it was additionally criticized relating to the compensations to the households of the martyred journalist have been promised by the Authorities, nonetheless not paid a single penny.
Within the gentle of above acknowledged circumstances some productive and concrete choices have been additionally made with the intention to guarantee the welfare of Journalism.