MP Tankha, journalists discuss need for proper functioning of Patrakar Bhawan

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 16 Apr 2018 11:18:08



Staff Reporter

MEMBER of Parliament (MP) Rajya Sabha Vivek Krishna Tankha along with senior journalists of the city inspected Patrakar Bhawan at Baldeobagh on Saturday evening. After inspection, he along with senior journalists held discussions on development and need for proper functioning of Patrakar Bhawan. On the appeal of journalists for financial assistance to complete Patrakar Bhawan, MP Tankha declared allotment of Rs 10 lakh for development of Patrakar Bhawan under head of MP Development Fund. He also assured to continue to support journalists. MP Tankha also supported the proposal made by veteran journalist Ajit Verma over constitution of statutory body for journalists the Journalists Council of India and assured to work further on the issue. Patrakar Sangh President Ajit Verma enlightened views on future programmes of Patrakar Sangh and also on behalf of all journalists welcomed MP Tankha. In this meeting, Senior Journalist Chaitanya Bhatt was felicitated with State-level award.