Prime Minister constituted a committee for effective mechanism on media conduct

May 08, 2014

On the directions of Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, Ministry of Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage has constituted a committee with the mandate to devise an effective implementation mechanism, with revised composition of complaints commission. This committee will also work to remove ambiguities in code of conduct for media.

Mr. Irfan Siddiqui, Special Assistant to the Prime Minister, will be chairman of the committee while as President All Pakistan Newspapers Society (APNS), President Pakistan Broadcasters Association (PBA), President Council of Pakistan Newspaper Editors (CPNE), Secretary Law ,Justice and Human Rights Division and Additional Secretary Ministry of Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage as members.