Speaker urges media to uphold Liberation War spirit
27 December 2015, Nirapad News: Jatiya Sangsad Speaker Dr. Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury today urged the mass media to publish objective news to uphold the spirit of the Liberation War.
“The mass media has an important role in country’s democratic advancement,” she said speaking as chief guest at a function marking the 11th year of Boishakhi Television at Jatiya Sangsad LD Hall in the city, said an official release.
The positive role of media helps democracy and democratic institutions flourish further, the speaker said and appreciated Boishakhi Television for its objective news.
Dr. Shirin Sharmin said Boishakhi Television is airing its programmes upholding the spirit of the Liberation War.
“I hope this forward march will continue in future,” she added.
Minister for Liberation War Affairs AKM Mozammel Haq addressed the function as special guest. Justice AHM Shamsuddin Chowdhury Manik, Boishakhi Television Deputy Managing Director Tipu Alam Milon, writer Syed Abul Maksud and Anisul Haq also spoke on the occasion.
Minister Mozammel Haq said Boishakhi Television is working to implement the spirit of the Liberation War. He also hoped that the channel will continue the job in future too, he hoped.