Journalists urged to work together to realize demands

Iqbal Sobhan Chowdhury

PV Desk : Prime Minister’s Media Advisor Iqbal Sobhan Chowdhury today urged the journalists to work together for realizing their demands.

“Our dignity will increase further if we work with unity and it would be possible to realize any demand of the journalist community,” he said, addressing as chief guest a discussion meeting at the Jatiya Press Club (JPC) here.

The discussion was held on the occasion of the annual general meeting (AGM) and election-2017 of Dhaka Sangbadik Paribar Bahumukhi Samabay Samity Limited (DSPBSSL).

Iqbal Sobhan Chowdhury, also a journalist leader, said the present government is journalist friendly and the Prime Minister is very much sincere regarding the logical demands of the journalist.

“Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is working for the welfare of the journalists. She is always responsive for resolving the problems of the journalists,” he added.

Referring to the formation of the welfare fund for journalists by the Prime Minister, he said the premier is very much sincere regarding the demand of housing, one of the priority demands of the journalist community.

“We have to be united to realize any demand, including the wage board,” he added.