CM directs to expedite payments of media advertisements’ dues


LAHORE, May 15 (APP):Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar Wednesday directed to expedite the process of payments of advertisements’ pending dues to media houses and newspapers.
While presiding over a meeting at his office, the CM also directed to constitute a high-level committee for the purpose.
The meeting was also attended by Minister for Information Sumsam Bukhari, Spokesman to CM, Secretary Information, DGPR, representatives of Finance Department and others.
The committee comprising provincial ministers of law, information, finance and other officials would submit its recommendations within three days.
The chief minister also sought the details of pending cases and added that immediate steps would 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.