Dr Syed Sehrish Asgar assumed the charge as Director, Information & Public Relations here today.
Immediately after assuming the charge, she convened ameeting of officers in which she highlighted the need for further strengtheningthe activities and core competence of the department, an official handout said.
She underscored the need for involving modern and new mediaplatforms to spread awareness about government activities and its welfareprogrammes.
The Director Information also inspected several units of thedirectorate and interacted with the officers and employees.
A deputation of employees of the department also called onher and pledged their support in running the affairs of the department. Earlierin the day, the employees bade an affectionate send off to Gulzar AhmadShabnam.