ISLAMABAD (DNA): Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting Marriyum Aurangzeb on Tuesday acknowledged that media played key role in the war against terrorism.
Talking to newsmen while inaugurating Media Science Exhibition of SZABIST University in Islamabad, she said, “Terrorism affected the country’s national narrative and it is time to revive our cultural, tourism, heritage and sports activities.”
The Minister said, “Provincial governments should join hands with federal government for portraying positive image and national narrative of Pakistan to the world. Teachers, media and other stakeholders should also play their role in this regard.”
Marriyum Aurangzeb said, “The country on the occasion of 70th Independence Day should resolve to strengthen national identity.” The Minister said, “The government is working for preservation and promotion of national heritage of the country.”
She said, “China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is an opportunity to take the country to new heights of progress and development.” “It’s not only a route but will connect national heritage and Pakistani culture to the world,” she said adding that that CPEC will secure the future of our youth.
She said, “Role of media is very important to highlight Pakistani tradition and cultural to the world.” DNA