Karachi Union of Journalists (KUJ) draft ordinance on freedom of information -Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF)

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Karachi Union of Journalists (KUJ) draft ordinance on freedom of information

KARACHI- An extended session of managing committee of the Karachi Union of Journalists (KUJ) in a unanimous resolution, termed the draft ordinance on the freedom of information as a step in right direction.

It, however, maintained that the government’s good intentions are not visible.

A statement said that the meeting, chaired by KUJ President Sarfaraz Ahmed, decided to suggest amendments in the draft ordinance in order to improve the access of people to information. especially to the journalists.

These amendments would be sent to Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ).

For suggesting amendments, the KUJ formed a 10-member committee, which will hold its last meeting on September 12 at the Karachi Press Club.

Source: Business Recorder
Date:9/10/2000