Journalists’ Welfare & Protection bill to be presented next week
From Our Correspondent
ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Information Marriyum Aurangzeb has said that a bill for welfare and protection of journalists will be presented before the cabinet for approval next week. She was speaking at the meeting of Senate’s Standing Committee on Information and Broadcasting chaired by Senator Kamil Ali Agha here on Thursday. She said that the bill envisages the establishment of a welfare fund for the journalists in which government and the media owners will equally contribute.