PM has approved Wage Board Award: Firdous Ashiq Awan
LAHORE (92 News) – Special Assistant to Priem Minister’s on Information Firdous Ashiq Awan has said that the government decided to issue the Wage Board Award and Prime Minister Imran Khan has approved it.
Speaking to the journalists in Lahore, the special assistant said, “It is being given impression the conflict between the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and the journalists. I congratulate journalists as a person fighting their cause has entered the team of the prime minister.”
“Media persons are our partners and we will resolve all the issues collectively,” Firdous Ashiq Awan said.
“Media persons are our partners and we will resolve all the issues collectively,” Firdous Ashiq Awan said. She mentioned the country as well as media industries are facing crisis.
She also congratulated Punjab Chief Minister Usman Buzdar, saying that the members of provincial assembly expressed confidence on the chief minister.
The special assistant the government will support the media person in the crisis of the media industry. She termed that the government feels the pain of the journalists, adding, “I am trying to making contacts and relation with the media persons. The premier especially sent to me Lahore for meeting with the journalists.”
He clarified that the government will fulfill the justified demands of the media persons. “We accept media as the fourth pillars of the democracy,” he added.
“The differences between leaders are internal matter of the party, all will be settled within party through negotiation,” she said, adding that the opposition will not create conspiracy and politicize on these matters. She explained that the reports, about difference between the PTI leadership, are baseless.
“Prime Minister has constitutional rights to change batting order of his team [cabinet members]. The country is facing international challenges on economic basis. However, the premier directed economic team to make public-friendly budget,” she further said.
Firdous Ashiq Awan hints at reconciliation with opposition
Earlier, Firdous Ashiq Awan has hinted at bringing about reconciliation with the opposition, saying the role of the opposition is very important in the democratic culture.
Talking to the media after a meeting of the parliamentary party on Saturday, she said that the government will cooperate with the opposition to resolve the problems of the country.
She said that Asad Umar would soon rejoin the cabinet.
Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan promised the media to bring it out of problems for bringing the government out of problems. “The media has always been my strength. I will talk about the problems of journalists,” she said.