Pervaiz condemns attack on ARY news bureau in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage Senator Pervaiz Rashid on Wednesday strongly condemned the attack and incident of firing on the bureau office of satellite television channel in Islamabad.

In a statement the minster said that the government believed in freedom of expression and considered the attack as attack on democracy.

He said that the government was making all out efforts for provision of safety and security to journalists so that they could perform their duties in accordance with the professional ethos. He also prayed for early recovery of the injured.