ISLAMABAD: According to sources Saba Mohsin, Imran Gardezi and Rao Tehsin are strong candidates to grab the post of Secretary Information, while Absar Alam is leading the race to become Chairman of PEMRA and Rao Tehsin Ali Khan is performing duties as principal information officer (PIO).
At the moment Saba Mohsin is performing her official duties in the Presdient House, while Syed Imran Gardezi is currently working as Director General of Radio Pakistan. Meanwhile, Absar Alam has been tipped as the new chairman of Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA). National Assembly’s Standing committee on Information and Broadcasting has already interviewed 38 candidates. Even Information Secretary Azam Khan, who is going to retire on October 10, had also applied for the post of PEMRA chairman. However, the committee has found Absar Alam the best person for the job. Absar Alam is a senior journalist and anchor of Pakistan.