The newly-elected office-bearers of the Mardan Press Club took oath of offices on Thursday. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Senior Minister for IT, Science and Technology, and Food Muhammad Atif Khan administered oath at a ceremony. In this connection a function was held at Mardan press club.
Musarrat Asi was sworn in as president, Falak Sher vice president, Imran Abbasi general secretary, Parveez Khan joint secretary and Faqir Hussain as finance secretary. Speaking on the occasion, Atif Khan said that the media was an effective tool which could be utilized to help bring lasting peace and development in the region.
He added that the provincial government is trying its best to provide better facilities to journalists. Atif Khan added that the public rally of PTI which will be held today at railway ground will be the historical rally of Mardan political history.
He claimed that 200,000 lakh people will attend the rally. Press club president Musarrat Assi, General secretary Imran Shoaib Abbasi, PTI lawmaker Zahir Shah also addressed the function.