Mukhtar Aqil on behalf of Daily Farz, Karachi Editors Club (KEC) and National Media Council (NMC) hosted a dinner in honour of 10-members journalists’ delegation visiting from Bangladesh during the reported week at a local club.
Bilateral economic and social issues were discussed during the dinner. It was also disclosed during the discussion at dinner that obtaining BD visa is very difficult for Pakistanis even for Bengali Pakistanis having blood relations in BD. In this delegation Shahnaz Begum of Daily Inqilab, Sheikh Mamunur Rehaman of Daily Jugantor, Kamruzzaman Bablu of Daily The New Nation, Dhaka were prominent in the delegation, they thanked the hosts and DG PID Karachi for organizing the dinner with Karachi Editors Club.
Sikandar Ali Shah DG PID Karachi informed on this occasion that BD journalists’ delegation is visiting Pakistan on the initiative of Pakistani High Commission at Dacca and being hosted by Ministry of Information in Pakistan. The delegation was also scheduled to visit Islamabad, Lahore and Murree during the current week.
The delegation also visited Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) Mazar-e-Quaid, Karachi Press Club and Governor House before leaving Karachi.