Arts Council of Pakistan Karachi

آرٹس کونسل آف پاکستان کراچی‎

The World Radio Day 2020

The radio professionals, broadcasters and people associated with the industry gathered at the Arts Council on 13th February 2020. The event was organised by the Arts Council where renowned broadcasters, former senior officials of Radio Pakistan, executives of private FM radio channels and professionals associated with the industry spoke at length about the recent state of the industry and its future mainly in Pakistan, where the media industry in general was facing serious crisis.

Sindh Education Minister Saeed Ghani also attended the event and shared his experiences as a keen radio listener in student days and stressed the need for strong and coordinated efforts both from owners and regulators to give new life to radio in the country.

The event was also addressed by former executives of Radio Pakistan, including Hafeez Memon and Nisar Memon, and programming director of FM 101 Khalil Channa.