ISLAMABAD, Feb 22 (APP): Minister of State for Information,
Broadcasting and National Heritage Marriyum Aurangzeb said on Wednesday that journalists were part of her team irrespective of the fact whether they belonged to official or private media.
In a statement,the minister termed the incident outside the
Supreme Court as unfortunate.
The minister said she was striving to settle the matter as early
as possible though there were two stances on the incident but can be
She said that Anusha Rehman was a responsible member of Prime
Minister Nawaz Sharif’s cabinet and he fully believes in freedom of
expression and independence of media.
The minister said that she had given the proposal to settle the
matter by sitting together.
The minister said that the government fully believes
independence of media as an independent media was pre-requisite for