Print media has its own importance, says Alvi
ISLAMABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi on Wednesday said that despite growth and popularity of electronic and social media, print media had its own importance and place in society. He said fake news affected the world in different ways and should be a matter of concern for any society.
President Dr Alvi said this while addressing the 24th award distribution ceremony of All Pakistan Newspapers Society (APNS).
The president expressed the hope that the government would fulfil its commitment and transform Pakistan into a great country and nation, adding that Pakistani nation had exhibited their courage in the fight against terrorism and extremism.
APNS president Hameed Haroon invited the president’s attention to the existential crisis being faced by the media industry.