By Our Staff Reporter
LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has directed to expedite the pending dues of advertisements of media houses and newspapers and directed to constitute a high-level committee for the payment of pending dues. The committee comprising provincial ministers of law, information, finance departments and other officials will submit its recommendations within three days.
The Chief Minister has also sought the details of pending cases and added that immediate steps will be taken by adopting a comprehensive strategy for the payment of dues. The media bodies should also be taken into confidence with regard to payment of dues, he added.
In this regard, Chief Minister Usman Buzdar presided over a meeting at his office here on Wednesday in which matters pertaining to the payment of dues came under discussion.
APNS Secy calls on CM
Another report adds: Secretary General All Pakistan Newspapers Society (APNS) Sarmad Ali called on Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar at his office on Wednesday. Matters regarding print media came under discussion during the meeting.