SADIQABAD - PML-N leader and former adviser to Punjab chief minister Mian Imtiaz Ahmad said that he would soon submit a proposal to Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif for establishment of a journalists’ colony in Rahim Yar Khan.

Talking to the media at his residence, he said that political and non-political leaders of the district gave great importance to the media role in the region. Therefore, he said, we would get the colony approved soon with collective efforts. He said that the CM himself wanted to do a lot for the people especially journalists. He said that regarding the colony, no working journalist affiliated with any media group would be ignored.

To a question, he said that he did not threaten Farooq Sindhu, a reporter a local newspaper, on phone but protested over what he claimed fake reporting against him and his group. He had reported protest demonstration held by farmers at the office of Irrigation Department a couple of days ago.