Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf has said that the Government attaches great importance to freedom of media.

Talking to Information Minister Qamar Zaman Kaira in Islamabad Monday he appreciated the role of media in the National life.

He said govt has promoted a culture of tolerance and freedom of speech in the country. Qamar Zaman Kaira apprised him of the matters pertaining to his Ministry. He also congratulated the Prime Minister on holding a mammoth public meeting at Gujar Khan. He also discussed political situation in the country with the prime minister.