CM gives Rs5m cheque to daughter of late journalist Sadaf

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The daughter of senior journalist Sadaf Naeem of Channel 5 Nimra Naeem, son Azan Naeem, Uncle Naveed Bhatti and a close friend Marwa Ansar called on Chief Minister Punjab Chaudhry Parvez Elahi.

The CM expressed heartfelt sympathies with them and offered fateha for the departed soul. He presented a cheque worth five million rupees to Nimra Naeem as financial assistance. He also announced government jobs for the daughter of Nimra Naeem and the husband of Sadaf Naeem as a photographer.

Parvez Elahi paid tribute to Sadaf Naeem’s services in journalism and said we cannot bring her back but will continue to take care of her family in every way. We are deeply saddened and share your grief in this hour of grief, he said. Sadaf Naeem was a hardworking and professional journalist and her services will be remembered forever, he further said. Speaker Punjab Assembly Sibtain Khan, Provincial Minister Mian Mahmood-ul-Rashid, Principal Secretary to Chief Minister Muhammad Khan Bhatti, Assembly Secretary Inayat Lak, Deputy Commissioner Lahore and related officials were also present.

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