Islamabad: Sardar Ayaz Sadiq, Speaker and Mr. Murtaza Javed Abbasi, Deputy Speaker National Assembly, have congratulated the newly elected office bearers of Rawalpindi Islamabad Union of Journalists.
In their separate messages to the newly elected President RIUJ Mr. Afzal Butt, Secretary General Mr. Bilal Dar and other office bearers, the Speaker and Deputy Speaker extended their warmest felicitation on their success. They said that their election was an evidence of trust and confidence of journalist community reposed on them.
They hoped that they will work for welfare of journalist community and succeed to resolve problems confronting to them. The Speaker and Deputy Speaker said that freedom of expression is essential for strengthening democracy in the country and free and independent media serve the interest of the people by acting as an impartial critic of government policies.