Unprecedented Freedom Given To media, Says PM – Newspaper – DAWN.COM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday mentioned his authorities had given unprecedented independence to the media, however it had issues with faux information propaganda as over the past three years 70 per cent information content material was towards the federal government.  

Individually, the prime minister and senior civilian and navy leaders obtained an intelligence briefing on the evolving state of affairs in neighboring Afghanistan and its attainable implications for Pakistan’s worldwide safety.  

Talking on the launching ceremony of the Digital Media Growth Programme in Islamabad, the prime minister mentioned that the federal government had given full independence to the media however it had been going through issues with faux information propaganda.  

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He mentioned that his authorities was not affected by free judiciary and free media as a result of the federal government was not corrupt and was not breaking legal guidelines, including that his authorities was the primary to present full independence to the media. He, nonetheless, mentioned that in his three-year tenure, 70pc media content material was towards the federal government.  

He mentioned that media independence may very well be gauged from the truth that what number of information programmes have been pro-government and what number of anti-government over the past three years.  

He mentioned that when the PTI’s Azad Jammu and Kashmir prime minister was elected, three main newspapers claimed that the AJK PM was nominated due to magic, asking what impression it solid on the foreigners who had learn such propaganda that PM Imran Khan had taken the assistance of an astrological chart for nominating the AJK premier.

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