Media's role important for prosperity: Energy Minister Pun
February 21, 2020 08:25 PM NPT
BIRATNAGAR, Feb 21: Minister for Energy, Water Resources and Irrigation Barsha Man Pun today said media has an important role in pursuing prosperity and helping people get their rights.
Minister Pun recognised media's role in transforming the country's economic and social transformation. Affirming that media should widen its role in maintaining political stability and strengthening democratic republic in the country, Minister Pun stressed the need for media to reform and update itself with time.
The minister was addressing a program organized by Janasanchar Cooperative Limited here. He also offered best wishes for the success of the newly launched newspaper by the cooperatives.
Similarly, on the occasion, Chief Minister of Province 1, Sherdhan Rai stressed the need for media to link itself with the journey of development and prosperity through positive and development news.