Inu joins celebration of journalists


DHAKA, Oct 30, 2018 (BSS) – Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu joined a celebration function at the Press Club to rejoice with journalists after the passage of the Mass Media Workers’ Law endorsed by the cabinet.

State Minister for Information Advocate Tarana Halim, Information Secretary Abdul Malek, and BFUJ president Mollah Jalal, BFUJ general secretary Shaban Mahmood, DUJ president Abu Zafar Surjo, Jatiya Press Club President Shafiqur Rahman and other journalists joined the programme.

The minister said Sheikh Hasina’s government was the most media-friendly government and with the cabinet approval of this law the conflict between the Newspaper Employees’ Service Act of 1974 and Labor Law would be eliminated and a new horizon would open up for the media.

State Minister Tarana Halim reiterated Sheikh Hasina’s government’s commitment to the media.