CPNE announces Code of Ethics Committee
Dr. JabbarKhattak appointed as Chairman; Aamer Mahmoodas Deputy Chairman
KARACHI: Mr. Zia Shahid President CPNE has announced Code of Ethics Committee for the tenure of 2017-18. Dr. JabbarKhattak(Daily AwamiAwaz) has been appointed as Chairman and Aamer Mahmood (Kiran Digest Group)as Deputy Chairman of the committee. A statement issued by Secretary General AijazulHaq states that Code of EthicsCommittee has been approved in the last session of Standing Committee’s meeting.
According to statement the formation of committee aims to examine Code of Ethics included in the Pakistan Press Council Ordinance, 2002 and suggest the amendments in the code of suit present day requirement of the press, to suggest ways and means to member editors of the implementation of the Code of Ethics and assist the editors on the problems arising out of the implementations of the code, and to prepare amendments in CPNE constitution for Standing Committee for its consideration.