Chitral: The Chitral Press Club arranged a function to launch the publication of it’s bi annual publication named ‘Chetrar”.? Deputy Commissioner Chitral Khurshid Alam Mehsud presided over the function while Gen Manager AKES (Gilgit & Chitral) Brig (Retd) Khush Muhammad presided.
The Deputy Commisioner dwelt at length with the power and responsibilities of the press. He said in the age of social media every other person tries to become a journalist but there is a difference between amateur part time journalism and rmature responsible journalism. He congratulated the press club members on launching the publication and extended his full support for promotion of responsible journalism.
Brig Khush Muhammad also lauded the efforts of the journalists and wished them well in their endeavors. Dr Inayatullah Faizi, Prof Mumtaz Hussain and Muhammad Yousuf Shahzad also presented papers on the role and evolution of journalism. President Press Club Zahiruddin thanked the participants for gracing the occasion. He also thanked the provincial govt for it’s assistance in actualising the current milestone. .. CN report, 14 Jan 2019