Politicians should decide about caretaker government in parliament: says Info minister


Islamabad, April 19 (TNS): Minister of State for Information Marriyum Aurangzeb says politicians should decide about caretaker government in parliament, state media reported on Thursday.

Speaking at a ceremony in Islamabad, she said PML-N and PPP are mature political parties.

The Minister of State said media is also passing through evolutionary process like democracy in the country.

She said the present government has introduced right of access to information law, which will help improve governance.

Marriyum Aurangzeb said Wage Board Award for newspaper employees could be formed after 17 years with the efforts of the government.

Addressing a ceremony in connection with third anniversary of establishment of China Cultural Center at Pakistan National Council of Arts in Islamabad this evening, Marriyum Aurangzeb says CPEC will prove a game changer for the coming generations and it will strengthen economy of the entire region.

The Minister of State said CPEC has taken Pakistan-China friendship to new heights.

She said culture has special importance in One Belt One Road initiative (BRI).

The Minister of State said Pakistan and China are looking forward to cultural diplomacy.

She said students are learning Chinese language at the Cultural Center. The Minister of State thanked the Chinese Ambassador in Pakistan for efforts in connection with the Cultural Center.

Marriyum Aurangzeb said Pakistan’s first film policy has been included in the next budget.

Courtesy: Radio Pakistan