Pakistan

ISLAMABAD – National Assembly Speaker Ayaz Sadiq on Wednesday launched a new PTV channel titled PTV Parliament.

After the launching ceremony, PTV Parliament has formally started its test transmission. Addressing the launching ceremony, Speaker Ayaz Sadiq said the PML-N wants to inform the public regarding parliament system and everyone can see parliamentary activities.

He hoped PTV Parliament would become a source of information for the public, adding that they had opened the doors of Parliament for everyone. The speaker said over 200 persons observed the Parliament sessions in persons including students of universities and colleges.

Minister for Information Maryam Aurangzeb said the countrymen will see the parliamentary session live through the Parliament which will help the public to choose their representatives on basis of their performance and service.

PTV Parliament will be helpful in bridging a gap between the public and their elected representatives, Aurangzeb hoped.