JK Editors Forum calls on Director Information

SRINAGAR, OCT 11: A delegation of JK Editors Forum (JKEF) on Thursday called on the Director, Information and Public Relations, Tariq Ahmad Zargar and discussed various issues concerning newspapers and other periodicals in the State.
The delegation comprised Co-Convener JKEF and Editor KNS, Mohammad Aslam; Editor-in-Chief Subah-e-Kashmir, Nazir Ahmad Wani; Editor Daily Gadiyal, Arshid Hussain; Editor Kashmir Horizon, Shafqat Bukhari; Editor Daily Maqsad, Ayub Sabir; Editor Brighter Kashmir, Farooq Ahmad; Managing Editor Rising Kashmir, Umar Farooq; Editor Kashmir Scan, Chasfeeda Shah; Editor News Kashmir, Farzana Mumtaz and Editor Time and Us, Mushtaq Sadiq.
The delegation apprised the Director Information about various issues faced by the editors and newspapers including new advertisement policy, accreditation process for editors and framing norms thereof.
The Director Information gave a patient hearing to the delegation and assured that their demands will be looked into on priority and all possible steps would be taken to redress the same.