SRINAGAR: The Speaker, Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly Mr. Mubarak Gul today said that media persons will be given Press Awards this year as was being done before. He said that the practice of awarding media persons was stopped and has been started from this year and the persons who have registered outstanding performances would be rewarded.
The Speaker was interacting with the staff of Assembly Secretariat during a meeting convened to thank the departments concerned with the smooth functioning of the just concluded Assembly session.
The Speaker thanked the departments including Information, Radio Kashmir, Doordarshan, General Administration Department, Police, Law, Estates, R&B, Floriculture, Srinagar Municipal Corporation, Health, Hospitality and Protocol, PDD, Fire and Emergency Services, PHE and other concerned departments. He also thanked the Chief Secretary, Financial Commissioners, Principal Secretaries, Secretaries and Head of the Departments for giving their whole-hearted support in conducting the session smoothly.
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