Islamabad: First meeting of the Sub-Committee of the Standing Committee on Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage was held here Thursday in Committee Room of Women’s Parliamentary Caucus, Parliament House, Islamabad. The meeting was presided over by Ms. Saman Sultana Jaffri, MNA/Convener of the Sub-Committee of the Standing Committee.
The Sub-Committee was briefed about the details of Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation (PBC) network, installation of new transmitter in Karachi, Peshawar, Dera Ismail Khan, and the future plans for the improvement of PBC regarding digitalization, revival of Dramas and Music production.
The Sub-Committee was also briefed about the total sanctioned strength of staff and about the income and expenditure of PBC. The Sub-Committee appreciated the efforts made by the Department for the improvement of PBC.
The Meeting was attended by Ms. Parveen Masood Bhatti, Dr. Muhammad Azhar Khan Jadoon, Ms. Naeema Kishwer Khan, MNAs and Officers/Officials of M/o Information, Broadcasting & National Heritage and PBC.