Karachi, July 11, 2017 (PPI-OT):A delegation of Pakistan Association of Press Photographers (PAPP) led by President Syed Hamid Hussain called on the Sindh Information, Labour, Human Resources Development, Transport, Mass Transit Minister Syed Nasir Hussain Shah at his office here today. The apprised about the health facilities for working Photographers including health card and insurance, financial assistance, housing and other matters came under discussion.
The Minister Information Syed Nasir Hussain Shah has assured that facilities would be extended to Press Photographers like wise Journalist Community. He said that a comprehensive policy is to be under consideration to provide health card, insurance and other facilities. PPP is always working for the well being of the journalist community and is committed to resolve all genuine grievances on priority.
PAPP delegations thank the provincial minister Syed Nasir Hussain Shah for grant of Rs.10 lacs to the association and requested for further enhancement in the grant. They said that CM Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah is kind enough to released such grant and also thanked him, as PPP is always taking positive measures for the betterment for the journalist community in the practical manner. Vice President PAPP Saeed Iqbal, Treasurer Saqib Siddiqui, members of governing body Shariq Hussain and Farid Khan also present.
For more information, contact:
Information and Archives Department
Directorate of Press Information
Government of Sindh
95-Sindh Secretariat 4-B, Karachi
Tel: +92-21-99204423, +92-21-99204401