Tarar assumes National Heritage charge

Premier assigned additional position to information minister

APP May 21, 2024
Ata Tarar addressing a press conference in Lahore. SCREENGRAB


Minister for Information and Broadcasting Attaullah Tarar on Monday assumed charge of the National Heritage and Culture Division.

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif assigned the additional portfolio of National Heritage and Culture to Attaullah Tarar the other day.

The Federal Secretary for National Heritage and Culture and other senior officials welcomed the minister on his arrival at the National Heritage and Culture Division.

Federal Secretary for Information and Broadcasting Shaheera Shahid and Principal Information Officer Mubashir Hassan were also present on the occasion.

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The National Heritage and Culture secretary gave a detailed briefing to the minister about the functioning of the Heritage and Culture Division.

On the occasion, the minister said, “I am proud to have an opportunity to serve Pakistan at the national and international levels.”

Responsibility of the National Heritage and Culture Division was both an honour and a challenge for him, he added.


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