ISLAMABAD: The President of Pakistan Dr Arif Alvi on Thursday underscored the significance of social media as an ‘agent of change’ within the age of knowledge, ARY Information reported.
The President whereas chairing a gathering with officers of the Ministry of Info & Broadcasting and Particular Assistant to the Prime Minister on Info and Broadcasting Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan termed it ‘a straightforward software that ensured huge outreach’.
Stressing upon the social media’s position in the direction of nation constructing , the President stated that Ministry of Info needed to broaden its mandate to counter anti-state propaganda and guarantee projection of a constructive picture of the nation in our on-line world.
He directed the ministry’s social media group to be extra energetic and vigilant in the direction of utilizing digital graphics methods and content material growth to higher affect the digital world.
SAPM Dr. Firdous Ashiq Awan apprised the President that the ministry was nicely conscious of the platform’s significance each effort was being exhausted to successfully use the software in projecting a constructive and progressive picture of Pakistan.
The President was knowledgeable about social media commercial’s being taken into account below the brand new commercial coverage.
The President was additionally briefed concerning the ministry’s social media group’s efforts to counter anti-state propaganda in an efficient and well timed method.